Award-winning headline writer, obscure novelist, comics fan.
Whoa. Calvin and Hobbes and Watchmen all in the same page.
This whole Gingerbeard saga is delightful. I like the way it snuck up innocuously and then abandoned the framing narrative and plunged straight into a demented epic.
OK, I got teary. I admit it.
I’M a fan.
So much going on here. This is a wonderful comic.
I’m going with the dog doo.
It also appears (as “Open the Door, Homer”) on the album HOLLYWOOD DREAM by Thunderclap Newman.
So carefully drawn and colored. I love the sunlight from the side in the first panel, the distance in the third. Never lazy, always imaginative storytelling, even in 4 panels of dialogue between two static characters.
I’ve enjoyed this feature vastly and am very sorry to see it go! Bonne chance!