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, …
Tales of Tiger Balm
8p, b&w with color cover, 10"x14" newsprint, ships folded.
Ariyana sings us an ode to burn of Tiger Balm and the intricacies of the Chinese medicine cabinet. Irreverent storytelling with an eye for a free-form figure that reminds me of a crazed Vanesssa Davis drawing. "It was like being in a furnace in a freezer."