Optic Nerve #14 by Adrian Tomine (D&Q) $6.95 - Optic Nerve 14 brings Adrian Tomine’s multifaceted, expressive cartooning to a new peak with two stories and a bonus autobiographical strip. “Killing and Dying” is about a father’s struggles to be supportive: it centers on parenthood, …
by Kriss Stress
24p, b&w, 4.25"x5.5"
Fibrous line density plus an attack of a killer tomato: Stress' foodheaded worldview gets a comic to cavort around in! Like Will Sweeney's Tales of Greenfuzz, there's all the joke/truth/beauty of potent fantasticals in this life banquet piled high with hamburger hipsters, carrot customers and a cucumbered crate diggers getting into a pickle. -EF