Folks, how do you feel about color? I have been adding a bit of color to my strips and I think I am going to ratchet it up over time, but I don’t really know. I haven’t done much with color in my life and don’t feel like I know a lot about it, but I have a lot of colored inks here at the house. Maybe I should give it a crack? I don’t know. I have been doing some spot color here and there, as I think you’ve noticed.
I know the comics that use lots of color, in general, are the more popular ones, but I don’t know… I don’t really notice a huge difference. A lot of my favorite comics use little or no color, but … I really liked adding the circles on the walls in this one. I thought they added something. Do you think they added anything?
Should I do more color?
TV and Monster [thinking]: I'm so depressed. I don't know why I bother with ... anything ... It's just hopeless.
Panel 2. TV has sat up. The monster is looming behind the bed.
TV and Monster [thinking]: I keep trying. Try and try and try. I'm not getting anywhere. Nothing connects.
Panel 3. TV is lying facedown in the bed and the monster is slinking away stage right.
TV and Monster [thinking]: What's the point?