Get Your Cartoon Machine Here!

This spring, illustrator and Edmonton expat Mike Winters published Cartoon Machine, a "best of" offering featuring many of his greatest creations: McScoop the News Dog, Pair Bond, Daggers & Dexterity, Edmonton Stories, Lynx Jinx and, of course, … [Read more...]

Gold Rush

Just a quick post on some culture I'm looking forward to getting my hands on this summer. Books Batman: Death By Design, Chip Kidd (June 5) Parker: The Score, Richard Stark and Darwyn Cooke (July 3) The Woman Who Died A Lot, Jasper Fforde … [Read more...]

Christmas Books

Pictures, titles and an overview of the books I got for Christmas. … [Read more...]

Best Books of 2010

"What do you have there?" "It's a book." --Lane Smith These are the best books I read in 2010. Some were published in 2010. Many were not. As most of these books are non-fiction, it means that I’m recommending lots of books with colons in the … [Read more...]


Five summers ago, me and three friends--Nathan Muhly, Dan Strelow and Tim Smith--decided to write a 50,000 word novel in 30 days. That's the NaNoWriMo formula, except we did it during the summer rather than during November. It was a grueling … [Read more...]

Truth, Justice & The American Way

Finally. … [Read more...]