This past week, I took a one-week intensive course with Dr. Victor Shepherd on the Theology of the Human Person. Besides being an incredibly passionate and articulate man, he is deeply pastoral. Check out his website for some of his lectures and writings if you get the chance!
This comic was inspired by a little mini-lecture he gave about the value of fiction. Unfortunately, the scanned version didn’t turn out the best (some of the panels are a little cut off). Since I gave him the original as a gift, this is the best I’ve got. Enjoy.
All images copyright Nigel Garnaitis.
Postscript: I realize that this could also apply to other genres (mystery, sci-fi, etc.), but it seems like it happens the MOST with fantasy. Maybe I’ll do more with other genres… who knows!
This was supposed to be about how much I hate pants right now, but it turned into something different. Oh well.
IF you haven’t heard about this, now’s the time. The Government of Canada’s Phoenix pay systems been a disaster on all counts. Read about the exciting fiasco here, and here, and here.
I think this sums it up pretty well:
I love Jeff Smith‘s Bone series. It is an incredibly entertaining story, and the artwork is exceptional. If you haven’t read it, go and do it now!
This is a sketch of one of the covers as shown in the Bone Handbook cover gallery.