Butcher Baker the Righteous Maker is not the kind of graphic novel that might immediately hold your attention from the shelf. In its plain blue covering and red marker scrawlings of the title it looks like a homemade piece at … More?
You started out busking after quitting your day job. Is this true? Do you remember what you were thinking when you decided to make such a change? What kind of job did you have before? I’ve had a lot of … More?
Fight Club, among other masculinist texts of the 1990s such as American Psycho, expresses the discomfort of white, heterosexual men in today’s society which values material possession over spiritual wealth and brand names over individual identity.More?
This is not an original idea whatsoever – I have seen it done at least in Doctor Who and Avatar, and I’m sure many more. It’s like a dream place for book lovers! I was thinking about it one night … More?
My favourites from the Thought Bubble anthology.More?
Scott Snyder’s thrilling Batman story arc, Death of the Family.More?
She was my second love, after scotch. When you’re alone so long you get used to it; eventually you forget what you’re supposed to be missing out on. You adapt. Learn to thrive. Learn to wear your lonliness like a scarf. Whisky helps.More?
Today is Ada Lovelace Day! Which makes it the perfect opportunity to re-share my recent blog for the Liverpool Girl Geeks about the incredible, unique woman herself. She was a fascinating subject to research! Link on the picture: … More?
A remarkable comic from Sean Murphy.More?
A very early preview of Thought Bubble for One&Other.More?
Michael Patrick Rogers’ second indie game, The Grandfather.More?
The graphic novel collection of the fantastic Hawkeye seriesMore?
Till Lindemann joins Peter Tägtgren of PAIN and Hypocrisy for a bizzarely perverse English-language album.
Warning: This review would probably be considered NSFW (depending on your W).
Making new years resolutions – and, crucially, following them – has never been a strong suit of mine. So this year it’s an easy one – 50 pieces of art inspired by cats. Want to join me?More?
A great Batman comic from the minds of Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo.More?
The Liverpool Girl Geeks were kind enough to allow me to write this for their blog – my list of the best fictional women in 2015More?
Following up from East of West in the post-apocalyptic theme, this week I read The Massive, Brian Wood’s newest end of the world saga. Nothing about this is religious however; The Massive is concerned by the environmental damage we are … More?
The epic mythos of The Wicked and The Divine will have you enchanted.More?
The first time I laid eyes on Nadine Shah, she was not what I expected. From the reviews I’d read, I’d imagined this willowy, sinuous and androgynous creature, hair slicked back and a steely expression. What I wasn’t prepared for … More?
The diary of Mrs Samsa, partly in haiku form – because.More?