Talking success and the importance of cats

I’m thrilled to have been featured in the January issue of Woman & Home magazine along with other badass South African women who are breaking through boundaries in their fields from art to business. Especially grateful to the wonderful photographer, Nazreen Essack, who managed to get my evil cat of evil, Ms Ivyness of Doom, […]

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Survivors’ Club at NY Comic Con

Dale and I chatted about going meta in Survivors’ Club  at the New York Comic Con this past October. Besides looking swanky on the red carpet we chat about being co-pilots, Child’s Play, and general eighties aesthetics. We’re launching the collected trade paperback this week at The Book Lounge. Check us out in action here:  

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Survivors’ Club Interview with Vertigo Comics

  The final issue of our Vertigo horror comic series, Survivors’ Club is out now. Co-written by me and Dale Halvorsen (aka @joeyhifi) with art by the brilliant Ryan Kelly, the series asks: what if the 80s horror movies were real? And where are those kids today? Issue #9 is out now and available from your local comic […]

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Survivors’ Club Interview with Smash Pages

Dale and I spoke with Brigid Alverson from Smash Pages about Survivors’ Club, genre-blending, how “our brains have commingled into one evil story-telling sentience” and watching Hollywood horror films while growing up in South Africa. We’ve also got a sneak preview from Issue #6, out now, below (with special thanks to @noksangoma for being our consultant […]

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Survivors’ Club Interview with Newsarama

Dale and I spoke with Vaneta Rogers of Newsarama about the inspiration behind Surviviors’ Club, the direction we’re taking the series and the team we are lucky enough to be working with. Here’s an excerpt of our discussion: Rogers: Ah, so it wouldn’t be accurate to describe the characters as heroes? Halverson: They’re anti-heroes. We joke […]

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Survivors’ Club interview with Bloody Disgusting

Dale and I had an interesting chat with Zac Thompson of Bloody Disgusting about Survivors’ Club, 80’s horror tropes, and our amazing illustrator and co-creator, Ryan Kelly. Here’s a snippet of the conversation on the intimacy of horror: Bloody-Disgusting: What is it about a group of survivors that made you want to tell this story? How are they uniquely suited (or […]

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Survivors’ Club interview with Paste Magazine

Dale Halvorsen and I chatted with Paste about the Survivors’ Club series we are working on and our writing and plotting sessions, which Dale told them are “like creepy playtime”. Dale talked about Bill Sienkiewcz’s work and how his head exploded like a scene out of David Cronenberg’s Scanners when Vertigo suggested Sienkiewiwcz do our covers, and we had […]

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Difficult moral questions and Monstruos Rotos

Thrilled to hear from my Spanish publisher, Siruela, that Monstruos rotos (Broken Monsters) has sold out and is going for a second printing. Thank you Spain!  Here is a picture of me with dried protea antlers to celebrate. Spanish newspaper El Pais interviewed me about the book and noir in general, If you click through […]

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