Reading The Weird Web Comic: Episode #7–Jerome Bixby’s “It’s a Good Life”: Mary's Mysterious Past is Finally Revealed...

“Reading the Weird” is an ongoing exploration of The Weird: A Compendium of Strange & Dark Stories conducted by Leah Thomas. The webcomic follows the journey of Mary and Ed through ever stranger landscapes and encounters, seemingly influenced by the stories in the anthology. Episode 7 alludes to Merce Rodoreda’s story “The Salamander,” but is largely […]

Reading The Weird Web Comic: Episode #6–Tutuola, Walpole, and Murakami

“Reading the Weird” is an ongoing exploration of The Weird: A Compendium of Strange & Dark Stories conducted by Leah Thomas. The webcomic follows the journey of Mary and Ed through ever stranger landscapes and encounters, seemingly influenced by the stories in the anthology. Episode 6 includes references to Amos Tutuola’s “The Complete Gentleman,” Hugh Walpole’s […]

Reading The Weird Web Comic: Episode #5–“The Crowd / Hell Screen”

“Reading the Weird” is an ongoing exploration of The Weird: A Compendium of Strange & Dark Stories conducted by Leah Thomas. The webcomic follows the journey of Mary and Ed through ever stranger landscapes and encounters, seemingly influenced by the stories in The Weird compendium. The intricate Episode 5 includes nods to Ray Bradbury and Ryūnosuke […]

Reading the Weird Web Comic: Episode #4–The Aleph

“Reading the Weird” is an ongoing exploration of The Weird: A Compendium of Strange & Dark Stories conducted by Leah Thomas. The webcomic follows the journey of Mary and Ed through ever stranger landscapes and encounters, seemingly influenced by the stories in The Weird compendium. The epic Episode 4 includes nods to Belgian Jean Ray, […]

Reading the Weird Webcomic–Episode #3, Attack of the Gnoles

“Reading the Weird” is an ongoing exploration of The Weird: A Compendium of Strange & Dark Stories conducted by Leah Thomas. The webcomic follows the journey of Mary and Ed through ever stranger landscapes and encounters, seemingly influenced by the stories in The Weird. Read Episode #1: The Other Side & The Screaming Skull Read […]