Category Archives: News

In the mailbox: comics from Henry Jaepelt

Relatively recent releases from Henry and Fafá Jaepelt include: Discos (a comics anthology about music and records both real and imagined), Catzine #4 (you guessed it, a cat-centric comics anthology), Encrucijada #2 (comics and art from Latin America), and two issues of Aventuras do Pierre (a cat comic by Fafá). I’ve been a fan of…

Recently received: THE ZINE-OLOGY REPORT #2

Alan Sissom’s reviewzine is kind of a spotlight vehicle where each title gets a whole page (mini-sized though it may be). You get a cover repro, ordering info and some impressions. I like it and any print zine pushing other print zines is okay in my book. There’s also a bit of news, a few…

Recently received: NOT MY SMALL DIARY #20

The new Not My Small Diary is here! This is Delaine Derry Green’s autobiographical comics anthology that’s always been good but somehow continues to improve with each issue. This volume’s theme is “The Power of Music” and 54 artists tackle the subject, including John Porcellino, Colleen Frakes, Joe Decie, Andrew Goldfarb, Androo Robinson, David Lasky, Max…

In the mailbox: MANTRA #11 from Steve Keeter

Brand new from Steve Keeter is the revival of his comics anthology that last saw print 14 years ago. This is a sharp issue with some fantastic (and somewhat surreal) single pages by Larry Blake, a Horseman two-pager (also pretty surreal) by Larry Johnson, letters about the previous issue (!), plus more fun stuff by…

Latest fanzines from the Steve Ogden Collection

Some of you know fanzine publisher/collector Steve Ogden passed recently. Per his wishes, I’ve been listing his massive collection on eBay which includes comic fanzines, sf fanzines, mini-comics, underground comix, comic books and more. Here are the current auctions and there are many, many more on the way. Please add me as a favorite seller…