I drew this comic strip a few weeks after my mother’s funeral. I was feeling guilty about being such a slob while she was alive. And living on the west coast while she’s buried on the east coast means I’ll hardly ever visit her grave site. Add the Karloff/Lugosi 1934 Black Cat movie into the mix and I’ve got a comic strip.
Here’s my attempt at doing a single panel gag cartoon. When I was 16 I got it into my head that I would be a single panel gag cartoonist. I figured that getting paid for doing one drawing was much better than getting the same pay for for a multi-panel comic strip (and would take