Having done the electroconvulsive therapy story, I'm now wondering whether a second Psychiatric Tales book is a good idea. I don't think I have enough in me for another mental health book, and I'm keen to explore other ideas. Vaguely I'm thinking of doing a book of science related story-strips with a strong sceptic stance. I'm not at all sure. But I think I should just go where the muse takes me, rather than tie myself down to a particular area. It will have some Psychiatric Tales in it, whatever. Let's just see what develops. It's much more fun that way.
Tomorrow I'll be on BBC Radio Scotland's The Radio Cafe, talking about Psychiatric Tales and comic book storytelling in general. It's live, so I hope I don't say bum or anything.
Here's two recent pages of The Streets Of San Diablo from the Activate site.
CR Newsmaker Interview: Jen Vaughn, On Leaving Fantagraphics - ***** I was told by a mutual friend that Jen Vaughn had given notice at Fantagraphics to pursue freelance opportunities and her own comics. I was surprised...
4 hours ago