CURSES in the Washington Post

“Media Mix; A Quick Take on New Releases” / The Washington Post / Evan Narcisse / October 29, 2006

COMIC

Curses
By Kevin Huizenga

Drawn & Quarterly
$21.95

BASIC STORY: In seemingly normal observations and encounters, everyman Glenn Ganges grapples with existential questions of fate, fantasy and faith in nine short stories.

SAMPLE GRAB: "Every week two new faces and you imagine the scenes in between."

-- Glenn wonders at the scenarios behind the people depicted in missing-person fliers

WHAT YOU'LL LOVE: With art that ranges from clear-eyed cartooning to swirly expressionism, Huizenga takes his characters through poetic explorations of the profound.

WHAT YOU WON'T: The tales can leave readers feeling adrift in a sea of ideas.

GRADE: A-

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