verity fair

Tomorrow Sees The US Release Of My Favourite Comic Book

I have talked about the comic book and its creator many a time. And tomorrow sees the US release of his latest collection of comics, Verity Fair: Custard Creams & Pink Elephants, by Terry Wiley. It’s a comic book about a middle aged actress who never had her break, despite a number of fleeting moments […]

Borderline Pressed

The blog for British comic book publisher Borderline Press reads, Borderline Press is a publishing company set up to spotlight new and unseen talent from the UK and across the world. If you have an unfinished comics project, a web comic or a project you feel passionate about and want collected in print; then contact […]

Hannah’s Swag! Thought Bubble Edition #TB14

Though it’s only the end of the first day of Thought Bubble in Leeds in the UK, I already have some noteworthy swag. There’s the exclusive Wytches #2 cover, the limited edition signed Electricomics booklet and badges, two graphic novels from Markosia Press, an introduction for me to Verity Fair with some original artwork Terry […]

Sequential – The Digital Boutique Graphic Novel App Goes Live (UPDATE)

UPDATE: Yes, sorry folks, UK and Ireland only… Sequential, the digital boutique graphic novel app that we covered in depth a few weeks ago, has gone live on Apple iOS devices. Launch titles include From Hell, Nelson, Verity Fair, Bolland Strips, Hugo Tate and more. Many of the titles include extras, including audio tracks. The […]

My Favourite Ongoing Comic Gets Another Issue – Verity Fair #3

After three issues, I think we can definitely call this an ongoing comic. Just one issue a year, that’s all. Terry Wiley’s Verity Fair is a great example of a comic book steeped in decades-long continuity, coming as it does off Tales From Sleaze Castle, More Tales From Sleaze Castle, Sleaze Castle, Petra Etcetera and […]

Verity Fair #2 Kicks Off Thought Bubble Comic Con

In Leeds right now, they are entering a one day comic con, Thought Bubble, hitting well above its weight with a guest list including John Romita Jr, Becky Cloonan, Tony Harris, Kieron Gillen, Bryan Talbot, Dan Abnett, Doug Braithwaite, Dider Crisse, Ian Churchill, Paul Cornell, Paul Duffield, Adi Granov, Antony Johnston, Barry Kitcon, Jamie McKelvie, […]

The Greatest Comic Creator You May Never Have Heard Of – Terry Wiley

His name is Terry Wiley. He is a small unassuming British man living in the Chicago area, with an engaging smile, unassaible wit and is cripplingly lacking in self confidence and/or push. And here I am, with far more mediocre skills at best, but blessed with unashamed self-publicity. If only I could help. Terry Wiley […]