The Rise, The Fall, and The Rise by Brix Smith Start $18.95 - American Brix Smith Start spent ten years in The Fall with Mark E. Smith while being married to him, which ended in a violent disintegration. Growing up in the Hollywood Hills in the '60s in a dilapidated pink mansion her life has …
by Mandy Ord
28p, b&w, 6.5"x9.5"
Mandy Ord's comics are great. This one starts with some neurotic booty shaking carnage (true) then a looser piece about barista vistas, a grubby-great dog portrait and some high-stress city living. Ord has got her great, brutal ink line on full display accompanied by a engaging inner narration running throughout.