Sunday, December 08, 2019

The Blonde Leading The Blonde

3 comments:

BDR said...

I am going to contact Dave and let him know not only did you hijack his blog but you're plagiarizing his unique drawing and comedic skills!

zencomix said...

I've been busy, but also lazy about posting new stuff, but now I need a url for the latest comics to use as part of the application for a curated comics show. It's hard to get good scans of the handmade paper, though, I should upload the black and white version that I drew on cardstock.

Otak kiri said...

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