Even though in my career as an illustrator I have drawn everything from real estate flyers to the cover of SCREW magazine, within the rarefied world of comics publishing I am considered an esoteric weirdo simply because I have never drawn a superhero. Well, today’s strip should change all that…» view comic
The first comic in my new Anapest series, “Apple Festival” is a single panel comic that’s guaranteed to rhyme.
I drew this story back in June. I was experimentally trying to do the 24 hour comic thing on a smaller scale, turning out a page an hour for six hours. In the end I fell short, winding up with five pages for six hour’s work. Most likely it was the extra time l spent writing all the rhymed dialogue that tripped me up. Nevertheless, l had so much fun doing this one that it inspired my new all-rhyming series Anapest. See the entire comic at Top Shelf.