2dCloud co-founder, Maggie Umber steps out of the shadows with this sombre, beautiful meditation on nature in winter – with a special focus on owls. Fully painted throughout, Umber invites readers to draw her depictions of the natural world into themselves and let them linger there, and reflect upon the spiritual aspects that thereby are revealed.
Yes, it's the new Now! Another 128 page anthology of short comics edited by Eric Reynolds. Quite a wide variety of approaches are on hand this issue. You might not like every story, but every issue of Now presents a wide-ranging mix of talent that includes some of today's top names side-by-side with relative unkonwns, all taking artistic chances and working to explore the expressive terrain of comics.