Tuesday, November 12, 2013

The Common Reader

Listened to a wonderful discussion about today's Common Reader on the BBC Radio 3 show "Nightwaves" and couldn't resist doing my own survey in the local train station...

Monday, September 23, 2013

Neil Welliver

Occasionally, I do a Comic Crits review of an artist I like. Here's one for Neil Welliver, featuring, for the first time, my own font: bonner_regular.

Sunday, July 7, 2013

Dark Eden by Chris Beckett

Trying a new type face for this Comic Crit to lift out of the European sensibility and place it in the America mode. Or something. Anyway, Dark Eden is a great read and hopefully  it will have a sequel one day although it certainly doesn't need one. Enjoy.

Tuesday, May 7, 2013

Foundation by Isaac Asimov

It's a tad unfair to criticize a work that was very much of it's time, but isn't S. F. supposed to be NOT of it's time. As I reread this I wondered if it is Asimov, and his ubiquity, that gave S.F. it's reputation for bad writing, that sadly still persists in the wide world today. For some reason Tor didn't want this, so you have it, my friends, all to yourself.