When good habits aren’t

Back in October of last year, when I decided to do Inktober, I changed my schedule around so that I would have time first thing in the morning to draw: after shower, breakfast, walking the dogs and all the other necessary tasks of the morning, I would set aside at least half an hour before […]

Comic The Lives of X!Gloop updates!

The Lives of X!Gloop, my oldest comic, is updating this week! There were updates on June 1 and 2 while I was away, and there’ll be one later today and on Thursday. I started drawing this in 1989, making this the comic’s thirtieth anniversary – the exact day will be September 13. I plan to […]

Site is back up!

Thanks to the efforts of my friend Branko, the whole rocr.net site including the backend is back up. I haven’t tried to upload any new content, because there isn’t any for me to upload, but it seems to be working just fine at first glance. I’ll look for flaws and work to future proof things […]

Learning Jekyll

I’ve been trying to teach myself how to use Jekyll to see if it can help me set up static websites that aren’t dependent on a CMS with a database. My needs have changed and for the state of my webcomic site today, WillowCMS is very over-engineered. For example, I no longer allow comments on […]

This is my brain on the flu.

I’ve been working while sick in my day job and I didn’t realize until Saturday just how bad I a shape I was in. Even as I managed to hold it together day-job wise, I didn’t touch my drawing tools for a whole week because it was wake up, work, come home, zonk out. I […]