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Kate Beaton
Everyone makes Batman comics sometime. And I said not long ago, because of this, "you will never see me do a Batman comic."

But, dear readers, a fact: Batman is fun. Batman is so much fun, and that is why everyone makes comics about him. Case closed, everyone make Batman comics and feel good about it. Plus, is this not where you go for cartoon butt drawings? A marriage of two fine things, like wine and more wine.

Now, Sexy Batman came from a particular place, an NYC visit from Olly and Mike, and old friends Scott, Meredith and Nathan. I won't take all the credit for Sexy Batman, I shan't. PS: enjoy those links won't you? There are many fine things within.

Related, I met some of the fine folks of Tumblr on the weekend, and what nice ladies and gents they are! It reminded me, did you know I have a tumblr feed?

I do. It's quite bare bones but it is mine, my tumblr baby.

Now here is some exciting news. I'm going to be published in the fall by Drawn and Quarterly. D&Q makes beautiful books, and I am very happy to be with them. I'll be working on extra material for the next while, so updates will probably remain about once a week here as before. But for a worthy cause my friends, as you will see, in the fall!

I've said it before, I'll say it again, John Allison is the funniest.

If merchandise isn't for you but you would like to support Hark! A Vagrant, you can do that here. Thanks for reading!


Friends:

Lynn Allingham
John Allison
Amy Ash
Dawn and Margie Beaton
Marc Bell
Sally Bloodbath
John Campbell
Scott Campbell
Ryan Carley
Anthony Clark
Rebecca Clements
Melanie Colosimo
Domitille Collardey
Jillian Comeau, Kim Carson and Michelle Skelding
Aaron Diaz
The Doug Wright Awards
Jess Fink
Eric Feurstein
Brian Fukushima
Sarah Glidden
Meredith Gran
Lisa Hanawalt
Dustin Harbin
Christopher Hastings
Emily Horne and Joey Comeau
Jimmie Kilpatrick
Jon Klassen
Steve Lambke
Hope Larson
Joe List
David Malki
Phil McAndrew
Carolyn Merriman
Carly Monardo
Vicki Nerino
Andre Richard
Ryan North
Ryan Pequin
Neil Rough
Jeffrey Rowland
Gabby Schulz
Smart and Bird
Deana Sobel
Nathan Stapley
Henry Svec
Matthew Trafford
Julia Wertz
Britt Wilson
Stephanie Weirathmueller
Steve Wolfhard
You've Changed Records
Chip Zdarsky



Good comic shops that have taught me a thing or two:

The Beguiling, Toronto
Strange Adventures, Halifax
Legends Comics and Books, Victoria
Desert Island, Brooklyn




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