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, …
34p, b&w, 5.5"x7.75"
An exceptionally weird and wonderful installment into the adventures of Fortuna. Picard draws ghosts like ecstatic windsock interpretations of exotic fish, thin linework wonderfully loaded with expression and caprice. The superhero adventure that follows is a winding path towards cashing the travellers checks of the deceased - oldee makeup tutorials, house gators and casino lore riddling the way. Recommends. -EF