Category Archives: Ramblings & Reviews

Thomas Fluharty – As I Was Going Along…

I just got back from the opening reception of Thomas Fluharty’s gallery exhibition at the Inez Greenberg Gallery in Bloomington, Minnesota (a quick word of thanks to writer/cartoonist Craig MacIntosh for tipping me off to it). Fluharty is a prolific … Continue reading

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Ray Harryhausen

It’s Ray Harryhausen’s birthday today! (June 29, 1920 – May 7, 2013) Here’s a newspaper clipping of when I got to meet him when I was a student at the Joe Kubert School. For those unfamiliar with his work, here’s … Continue reading

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Memorial Day 2018 – Fort Snelling National Cemetery

For the first time in 35 years the Fort Snelling National Cemetery is placing a flag at every grave this weekend for Memorial Day (usually it’s only by request) – a total of more than 175,000 flags. I took a … Continue reading

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Appearing in a Comic Strip While Black

Something as innocuous as Hillary and Duncan going to a school dance together in the Sally Forth comic strip seems to be riling up certain readers. With comments like, “…having Hillary going with a black kid to the prom was … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day 2018

In honor of Mother’s Day, here’s a couple cameos done by my Mom that have appeared in the funny papers… This next strip is from June 1, 1997, when I was writing and drawing Flash Gordon. My Mom passed away … Continue reading

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