29 July 2005

The Stories So Far

Somehow the Graun have noticed me and so, for the sake of those finding their way here from there, what follows is an explanation.

The original Guild of Ghostwriters (GoG) was a blog that lived at guildofghostwriters.com from October 2003 to December 2004. After a few months of finding itself it settled into a steady and modestly popular existence as a doodle-blog where I exercised my newly discovered doodling muscles. In November 2004 I (as in meatspace-me) moved from Doncaster to Liverpool and for a variety of reasons GoG became less pictorial and more sporadic. Then, in December, it disappeared completely for reasons so complicated I don't know them myself. A few months later, missing the camaraderie and my titbit of fame, I set up this blogger blog and started to repost the best strips from the old GoG along with the few bits n bobs of art I've produced since I moved to Liverpool. However, since I moved my only access to the wwworld is via the library when I find time and so it's a slow and bitty process. Nevertheless I've managed to repost quite a lot of old stuff and what follows is an easy 'in' to the best so far. Please browse and (hopefully) enjoy...

The first ever doodle strip on GoG...
first rough strip

Theological cartoon stripping...
strip020104_1

The paper blog...
strip060104_1

The first two doodle anatomies...
anatmis1

A vision thing...
blakedel1

"Y Don't U?"...
doadoodle1

An ilustrated poem...
sublove1

Stuff about being groan-up...
8bdaycover

And stuff about beeing small...
small1fw

The art of being a misunderstood super-villain...
dembonez1

My second ever karaoke doodle...
heavplane1

My second doodle-poem, first 'post-industrial day-dream' and the best thing I've done to date...
treadmill1

Some cards...
boxing dayfb

Stuff about relocated me...
widsim1

And finally, fond memories of a missed moggy...
bess1

Stay around for a groan-up take on the Mister Men meets the Matrix on Magic Mushrooms, Elvis Impersonators 500 years hence and the first Guest Doodle Blogging Extravanza the world has ever known!

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