Hopeless, Maine by Tom Brown & Nimue Brown, a guest review by Nils Nisse Visser. Like to indulge in the phantasmal during the spectral month of October? Hopeless, Maine is what you’re looking for. Mind you, it’s sublimely moody in other months as well. The series is drawn by Tom Brown, written by Nimue Brown, and published by Sloth Comics. It currently consists of Hopeless, Maine 1: The Gathering, and Hopelesss, Maine 2: Sinners. The Gathering incorporates two previously separately published volumes, Personal Demons and Inheritance. The graphic novels are available at most major online retailers. DREAMTIME The plot of both The Gathering and Sinners is … Continue reading Hopeless, Maine by Tom Brown & Nimue Brown
A Rollercoaster Ride The format of Letters Between Gentlemen by Professor Elemental and Nimue Brown is presented as an exchange of letters and notes. The main correspondents are detective Algernon Spoon and Professor Elemental. Others contribute as well, such as the scatter-brained Horatio Plunkett and his sister Maude. The writers also include secret admirers, victims of Professor Elemental’s madcap inventions, as well as a nest of seditious mice, to name a few. Algernon Spoon is investigating some suspicious activities involving Professor Elemental and Horatio Plunkett. Don’t expect the narrative flow to take you gently from A to B. Instead, prepare to be swept along by torrential … Continue reading Letters Between Gentlemen by Professor Elemental & Nimue Brown, a guest review by Nils Nisse Visser.