SLEEPWALKING (2019 reissue) $5, 5½” x 8½”, full-color copied, 32 pgs.

Aug 05, 2019

A comic about a bunch of punk kids hanging out in the park who decide to go to a house show. Some are dealing with alcoholism, some with breakups, and some with boredom. It’s just a day-in-the-life of these punk types. Oh, they are also portrayed as very realistic anthropomorphic woodland creatures. Clementine the possum, Mary the rat, Douglas the squirrel, et cetera. It’s a very “mumblecore” story. No huge plot or arc. Just a bunch of animals foraging from point A to point B. However, the artwork is awe-inspiring with hand-painted everything. The water colored backgrounds are especially good. You don’t see a lot of this handiwork in current comics. That cover is damn impressive too. –Rick V. (Lauren Monger,