The sci-fi epic Twelve Gems by Lane Milburn takes place somewhere in the outer cosmos, beyond reckoning or observation. The mysterious Dr. Z has enlisted three space heroes to search the galaxy for the fabled Twelve Gems of Power: the hulking alien-brawn Furz; the beautiful and deadly …
Half Asleep vol 1
40p, b&w, 8"x9.5"
Half-Asleep #1 is pretty intriguing. The story of a precocious preteen and her multi-field genius mother solidly riffs on themes Hetland worked with in the series Fugue - the realizations and disatifactions of talent and expectation- while also breaking free a little - Half Asleep seems to be venturing into a dreamland fantasy.