MK Czerwiec’s (pronounced sir-wick) new book Taking Turns (Penn State University Press) shares the story of Unit 371, a shining example of excellence in the treatment and care of patients. Unit 371 was a community for thousands of patients and families affected by HIV and AIDS and the people …
by Marian Runk
Best Friends is the tale of an intense childhood BFF-ship sinking. Runk's artwork is done in soft watercolor washes, eroding any trace of hard feelings and leaving the sentiment sediment as the story's heart and soul. The work leaves me with a similar feeling to reading a C.Tyler story - that midsummer melancholy of something trying to blossom.
32pp, full color throughout, sewn binding with silkscreened cover, 5.5"x6"