Monthly Archives: December 2012

Weekly, Biweekly, Bimonthly…

Just a quick note that I will be going to a freestyle method here at Ye Olde Blog. It’s been a good 700 and some posts but its consuming too much time given my current schedule, and/or my current age … Continue reading

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The Mayans were just talking about the REM song…

All this End of The World talk got me thinking…I believe the end of world will happen in different ways in different places. Here in Oregon we will drown. Even my dogs don’t want to go outside for 5 months … Continue reading

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I’m glad you care Facebook…

I love getting emails from Facebook like, “We’ve missed you. You’ve missed a lot of great stuff that’s been going on.” Really? Missed me? I’ve missed out on ‘great stuff”? I don’t think anyone missed my posting about what I … Continue reading

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How many books can a bookchuck chuck if a bookchuck…

Here’s an update on my book-letting. Two months ago I wrote about my need to get rid of books. That perhaps being buried alive by books in my studio isn’t the way I want to go…though honestly, it’s not a … Continue reading

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More Bean Art

A two color version of a very bad bean! Inspired by How Martha Saved Her Parents from Green Beans! A new picture book written by David LaRochelle illustrated by me, due out in April of 2013.

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The End is Near…the end of 2012

2012 was a big year for me professionally – if for no other reason than my graphic novel Earthling! was released by Chronicle Books. It’s a book I worked on for many years. A story that went through massive changes … Continue reading

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Pictures vs. words.

Back in December of 2011 (so long ago, I was but a young lad…) I wrote a long winded post headlined “Can graphic novels make you smarter?” It discussed how combining the act of reading and looking at pictures to … Continue reading

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