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Just in time for the holidays, I'm very excited to say that Blame This on The Boogie is now available in stores! LEARN MORE ABOUT THE BOOK.  Join me at events and comic shows in Bethesda, NYC, Seattle and Berkeley to celebrate the new book. I'm very excited to share it with you!  Bethesda, Maryland2018 Small Press Expo
Saturday, September 15 Brooklyn, New York
Brooklyn Book Festival
Sunday, September 16 Seattle, Washington
Short Run Festival
Saturday, November 4Seattle Public Library
Conversation with Mimi Pond
Sunday, November 5, 1:00-3:00 PM Berkeley, California
Pegasus Books, Shattuck Ave
Q&A with Thien Pham
Thursday, November 8, 7:30 PM

Summer in Oakland

I have a short comic about my beloved city of Oakland on the website, an online magazine empowering independent journalists and showcasing unique work in comics.

Click here to read the story

It's Official!

This weekend at Comic Con, Drawn and Quarterly announced that it will include my book Blame This on the Boogie, in its list of Spring 2018 releases. I am insanely thrilled to be published by one of the powerhouse publishers of comics, and honored to be included with a roster of artists who have inspired me through the years with their skills and storytelling. I'm truly thankful and still so amazed.

Here is more info at the D+Q website>

Ignatz Nominated!

The 2016 Small Press Expo (SPX) is this weekend and yet again I will not be able to attend to buy some mini-comics, partake of the chocolate fondue fountain or revel with my fellow cartoonists and comics fans. Someday, SOMEDAY...but, wait! I'll still be with you all in spirit through the guise of an Ignatz Award nominee. My "Cartoonist's Diary" strip which was published by The Comics Journal on has been nominated for Best Online Comic.

You can read it here.

I'm very excited and honored to be alongside so many brilliant and talented nominees. If you are there, and you like the comic, PLEASE VOTE! Only attendees of the show get to vote for the Ignatz Awards, so instead of going through with my plan to vote 50 times, I will be at home cleaning my house. I'm kidding.. I was only going to vote 35 times. Okay, this ends my Ignatz voting campaign, phew!

Above all else, make sure to get all the awesome mini-comics that SPX has to offer, and books that are deb…