What Is Your Favorite Word and Why?


An essay topic — “‘What is your favorite word and why?” — made me angry. After all, it’s a trick question. There’s no right way to answer it.

Digital Comics Spotlight: Double Barrel


Top Shelf’s latest digital offering, “Double Barrel,” shows the potential of digital comics in term of quality, readability, and value. With “Heck” and “Crater XV,” Zander Cannon and Kevin Cannon (no relation) kick this new monthly, digital-only comic off in rollicking fashion.