What media do you turn to for immersive unwinding? For many people I know, serial TV shows and movies are their chosen forms; for my partner, music is very important.
When I answer this question for myself, I tend to say “books,” whether novels or poetry. But another form that I love but rarely talk about is the narrative webcomic. I know very little about comics in their traditional paper form, especially the expansive superhero universes of Marvel and DC. Probably the series I am most familiar with is Neil Gaiman’s Sandman, which is now two decades old. But I’ve been reading webcomics since university. I’m especially attracted to long-running second-world fantasy and vibrant, colorful art.Read More