Archive for October, 2009

Cartography #23 – “Peninsula” Has All the Letters of “Penis” and They Both Just Hang There

Posted on Friday, October 30th, 2009

In Cocoa Beach, manatees
floating on their backs watch stars
and daydream about beating
Neil Armstrong at his own game.

Napkin Scratches – Above the Trees

Posted on Thursday, October 29th, 2009

An illustration from the vault this week, slightly adjusted and presented for your approval.

Songs About Tennessee – One Lane Bridge, part 7

Posted on Wednesday, October 28th, 2009

Billy Preston killed Darren Conaway. Sheriff Aldridge was sure of it. Well, that wasn’t true but the Aldrideg didn’t care. Not any more.

Now See Here! – Night Life

Posted on Tuesday, October 27th, 2009

Last week I photographed a “Night Life” feature for the Chamber of Commerce. Here’s how it turned out.

More ROCK!

Posted on Monday, October 26th, 2009

At little bit more ROCK! this week.

Cartography #22 – Venetian Blinds

Posted on Friday, October 23rd, 2009

Venetian blinds bend away
when dodging a blow. Force
not deflected is simply
passed through.

Napkin Scratches – Accidentally Amy

Posted on Thursday, October 22nd, 2009

When you start unintentionally drawing your ex-girlfriends, it’s possible that the universe is trying to tell you something.

Songs About Tennessee – One Lane Bridge, part 6

Posted on Thursday, October 22nd, 2009

Scotty Carmack killed Darren Conaway. It make sense but it ain’t true.

Now See Here! – Family Vacation

Posted on Tuesday, October 20th, 2009

Here are a few recent family vacation photos featuring fine art, urban climbing, over-consumption and the collision of a girl, her dog and a traffic jam.

ROCK! – Script for Weeks 1 & 2

Posted on Monday, October 19th, 2009

Rock! is a weekly webcomic I’m writing about a drugged out rocker chick who fights off monsters that may or may not be hallucinations. This is a short preview of the first week’s pages.

Cartography #21 – Ligature

Posted on Friday, October 16th, 2009

In the mornings before I left, I didn’t know better
than to leave my hand at the small of your back,

Napkin Scratches – A Scanner Deceased

Posted on Friday, October 16th, 2009

A few lost relics lifted from a now defunct USB 2.0 device.

Now See Here! – Hotels Round 2

Posted on Tuesday, October 13th, 2009

I’ve got this weird job as a traveling hotel photographer, so here’s the latest installment of photos I’ve taken while on assignment.

Magictown, vol 1, #17

Posted on Monday, October 12th, 2009

Chapter 17 of MAGICTOWN: The Man in the Mist

Cartography #20 – Ligature

Posted on Monday, October 12th, 2009

The way we string “c” to “t,”
top to top, connecting: backbend.
Or, more accurately, the way the “f” holds the “i,”
the way we understand the completeness

Napkin Scratches – Allyson

Posted on Thursday, October 8th, 2009

When a redhead asks you for a favor, you say ‘Yes’!

Songs About Tennessee – One Lane Bridge, part 5

Posted on Wednesday, October 7th, 2009

Deputy Scotty Carmack is guilty as hell, but guilty of what? Sheriff Aldridge works likes a man possessed, but why? and Connie’s the talk of the town.

Now See Here! – Japantown

Posted on Tuesday, October 6th, 2009

Most of my personal photos are highly structured. I spend a long time agonizing over them before I can the shutter button, then I spend even more time slumped in front of a computer editing them. This doesn’t always make them successful images.

The Science Pirate of the Atomic Age: PIRACY FOR SCIENCE!

Posted on Monday, October 5th, 2009

I had a terrible idea on Twitter the other day. For something called “Science Pirate”. The bad idea ballooned, and suddenly I’ve got a script and Pat is working on the pages.

Weekend Guest – Dennis Nerren

Posted on Monday, October 5th, 2009

I wrote this a long time ago. It’s short. Written the evening of 9/11 and untouched for the most part since then.

Cartography #19 – Choo-choo and Ladyshoes at the River

Posted on Monday, October 5th, 2009

Choo-choo and me, we always go down to the river to look for tossed bikes. We go to the place where there’s always stuff nobody wants.

Napkin Scratches – Patrick

Posted on Thursday, October 1st, 2009

A drawing of the man who does the drawings.

Songs About Tennessee – One Lane Bridge, part 4

Posted on Thursday, October 1st, 2009

Fearful and hungover, Connie is dragged to the sheriff’s office on a Sunday morning in front of the whole, damn town.


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