Dave Sheridan: Life With Dealer McDope, The Leather Nun, And The Fabulous Furry Freak Brothers by Dave Sheridan and Mark Burstein (Fantagraphics Underground) $35 - Dave Sheridan collects the best of the legendary underground cartoonist's tripped-out comic strip hilarity. It includes …
by Saint Lydia
30p, color, 5.5"x7.5"
I remember finding the flower wreath trash heap in a local cemetery when I was a teenager - a huge floral pile of sun bleached plastics and time fried carnations topped with roses just past their prime. The effect of the environment was a little overwhelming, a sort of sensual panic of emotional compost. On Flora brings up similar things with the efficiency of perfume. Richly arranged bouquet buffet - On Flora has an eye for color and pastiche, attractive wither and craft store camp. Printed so nicely, I could cry. -EF