I thought I wouldn’t get to do this idea for a comic for another three years, but you know strong and stable government and elections every two years can be great for comic artists! HA! As usual with my Ninja Dad (or in this case Ninja Mum) stuff this is inspired by a real life question asked by our son on polling day five two years ago. As way of explanation, Morecambe is a town just up the road. A kid’s sense of geography is quite entertaining though I think we’re just about there in having him understand what England is… I think. (more…)
Don’t get me wrong, I thoroughly enjoyed The Force Awakens, but there was a moment where I thought “come on guys, why do you still believe that your actually capable of building an indestructible planet-sized space station?” I mean for the “rebels” it’s like “What you’ve built a planet-sized weapon of mass destruction which doesn’t have a weakness? Challenge accepted!”
Hope you all enjoyed May the Fourth be with you yesterday!
Another one for the scrap book. In my defence I honestly believed that shouting WEEEEEE as we went down the hill would distract him from his desperate need to relieve himself. I’m not sure at what point I realised that I’d seriously put my foot in it… probably the death stare from my wife gave it away. To his credit when we finally reached our destination our little man had managed to hold it in 🙂 despite all the screaming.
It was a lovely summer’s day in 2015. We’d had a wonderful time at a country park and were setting off for home with our 2 yr old in tow. We’d done the obligatory departure checks: seat belts, snacks, toilets etc. nothing was going to stop us now… except, of course, motorway traffic. (more…)