“Lounger” now on Tapas

“Lounger” A plague is wiping out the human race and Kate leads a group of survivors to an isolated house in order to escape the contagion. But is there an escape? Jack doesn’t think so. His plan is to find a nice place to sit, grab a few bottles of wine, and wait to die. Yet is this acceptance or …

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The Lost Cause of Poetry

I’m putting together a new book to have in time for TCAF and VanCAF. It’s called The Lost Cause of Poetry and it contains shorter works, such as “In Water,” “Prayer,” “Windows,” “Museum Piece,” and the abstract comics I’ve done in the past few years. The book is 144 pages and in full color. Once it’s printed, it’ll be $14.95 …

2018 Year in Review

2018 has been a big year for me personally and professionally. It’s also been big artistically. This year I moved from my home in Santa Cruz. I lived in that house longer than any other in my life. In 2018, I finished “The Boy”… Serialized Carnivale on Tabulit… Worked on a few abstract comics… And a few poetry comics… Had …

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“The Boy”

A little story I did this year, “The Boy,” is up today on the Belgian site GrandPapier. It’s a story idea that I’ve had for awhile and actually started a few times and gave up. But in the spirit of the past two years of trying to do anything and everything, I finished a version. It may not be exactly …

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“Museum Piece” complete on Tapas

I finished the dream-inspired story I’ve been working on, “Museum Piece.” You can view the whole thing on Tapas. Now I’m in that weird state between projects when I feel uncertain about everything in life. I just have to trust the process and keep moving forward. Also, I’m getting close to putting together a collection of all these little pieces …

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This Wasn’t the Plan reviewed at Foreword Reviews

This is the text of the review by Peter Dabbene: Nick Mullins strikes a resonant emotional chord with the exquisite, melancholic storytelling of his graphic novel This Wasn’t the Plan. The book collects three stories—“Phantom,” “Defrost,” and “Sink”—that channel the inner voices of their disillusioned, disappointed, and dysfunctional characters. They include a boy who spies on his parents’ party and gets …