Manga Recommendations for Your Reading List

I started reading manga WAY later than when I started reading Western comics. When I first published this post in 2016, I’d only read a handful of titles. Now I have so many favorites! This index of manga titles recommended across my blog is organized by blog post, with a link to the post where you can find more info… Read more »

A negotiation with my own body

Body: I’m mad at you for not sleeping. Me: That doesn’t seem fair, since that was your fault. Body: Doesn’t matter. I’m mad, and I’m going to make your stomach hurt so badly that you feel like throwing up. Like, all day. Me: Yes, well. Body: I’m also going to make it so when you eat anything, it gets WORSE…. Read more »

11 Great Contemporary Webcomics to Use Up Your Pesky Free Time

Here’s a roundup of awesome contemporary webcomics in case you have a few spare minutes. Or hours. Or, like, a whole day. I won’t judge. Enjoy! (Confession: When I said contemporary, I meant real-world, present day, no magic or lasers or whatever. But a werewolf snuck in. SO SORRY!) A helpful webcomics reading tip: many creators sell PDFs or hard… Read more »

5 Satisfying Bite-Size Webcomics

Need a quick comics fix? Sometimes a long-running saga just doesn’t fit into the 10 minutes you can wrangle free from work, caregiving, school, etc. Short stories in comic form to the rescue! Here are some of my absolute favorite online short comics, with a variety of topics, styles, and genres. A short comic about witches and wishes and wanting… Read more »

14 Great Graphic Novels Starring Girls and Young Women

Hi! You’ve reached an older post – I’ve integrating the comics that were here into my general kids’ comics posts. There are SO many amazing comics starring girls there, you won’t have any trouble finding plenty to enjoy. So head on over and check out all my kids’ and YA comics recommendations.

Pride and Prejudice and Zombies

Is Pride and Prejudice and Zombies a masterwork of cinema that will change the way you think about life, love, and happiness? Clearly no. Is Pride and Prejudice and Zombies fun and totally worth your entertainment dollar? That’s a yes! It’s exactly what you’d expect when combining Jane Austen with zombie movies: women in pretty dresses hacking up undead monsters,… Read more »

4 Supernatural Webcomics to Read and Fall in Love With!

Sometimes, even if you’re not around a campfire, you need a good ghost story. Or a monster story. Or a demon story. Or a story about mystical forces personified as gods. Lucky for us, there are some top-notch paranormal and supernatural webcomics out there. Here are the ones I’m loving right now – but I wouldn’t say no to more,… Read more »