28 October, 2008

Spurgeon on Ten Years of American Elf

Here's comics blogger Tom Spurgeon on this past Sunday's tenth anniversary of the beginning of James Kochalka's daily diary comic strips:
This is an astonishing achievement in a lot of ways, and I hope everyone appreciates it for what it is. Ten years is the length (before option) of a standard daily newspaper comic strip. You can stockpile work when you're working on that kind of endeavor in a way you can't working on a daily diary comic, and people are still driven stark raving mad by the daily deadline pressure.
More at The Comics Reporter.


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