One that made it as far as inking, but never went any further. All my faults are on display, here. All of them. Right there. Where everyone can see.
Continue reading “THUMBNAIL THURSDAY SAYS SMOKING IS DANGEROUS”
It’s been a very long time since my last Thumbnail Thursday post. And just for laughs, the randometer has selected a thumb on the difficulties of cartooning.
Which, along with a total lack of talent, was the reason I stopped in the first place. Ooooooh, spoooooooky.
So, welcome back to the land of what I could have been had I spent the time I was practicing writing practicing the other art form I wish I could do for a living!
Continue reading “IT’S THE RETURN OF THUMBNAIL THURSDAY!”
One that not only made it to ink stage, but actually saw publication. In a newsletter I was editing, but they all count, right? Right?
Anyway. Daleks. On Ice. Comedy fucking gold. I actually wanted to call a revue I put together in my comedy days “Daleks on Ice”, but was voted down by the other players. “Not Without My Cheesecake, You Don’t” was the result, a title that sucked as badly as the show.
I like cartooning, and writing. you don’t have to work with idiots.
“Yes, Mrs Tompkins, we do occasionally use the term ‘gifted’. But in this case, I’m afraid
young Nigel is simply weird.
Yeah, nothing to see here. Move along.
“I suspect the ‘how’ of this case is going to be at least as interesting as the ‘why’, constable.”
Elephants have been convicted of murder: witness the case of Mary
, a circus elephant hanged– yup, hanged– in 1916 after being found guilty of murdering her trainer.
There is nothing so black that humans can’t find humour in it. Or do it for real. Because, generally, we suck.
“Tell me again why he said there had to be a second ark just for dinosaurs?”
An old gag retold. Let’s say I did it for the practice and never speak of it again.