Starring the cartoonist as its protagonist, Candlelight Master is an intercontinental tale of frogs, firearms, and forgeries, and follows the quest of one man as he tries to restore a damaged painting. In the process, he discovers reserves of strength and courage that he didn’t know he had. The authenticity of a painting may come into question, but never the authenticity of one’s courage.
Pollux (né Paul Morris) was born in 1979 in the English town of Beverley, in what was the former East Riding of Yorkshire. He and his family moved to the United States a year later, and Pollux attended UCLA, studying medieval history and Latin and attended Brown University for grad school, studying medieval history. As a child, Pollux constantly drew and created his own comics, and while at grad school, he began drawing “Nigel and Beatrice” for The Brown Daily Herald. He has been creating comics ever since, creating the web comic Arnjuice (www.arnjuice.com) and he drew the daily comic “The Wavy Rule” for Emdashes.com. All of his graphic novels and novelettes are set in the fictional college town of San Tesifonte, California, which lies somewhere between Santa Barbara and Los Angeles. It is the location for UCST and is home to various museums, parks, beaches, Redwoods Restaurant (home to the famous Sequoia Steak Sandwich) and its pier.
Animals of the 80s Published February 16, 2015
Øyretrompet Published January 17, 2015
Upaupa Published August 03, 2014
Ñandú Published June 26, 2014
Pierce Published February 08, 2014
Flere Published January 19, 2014
Pollux Published December 01, 2013
Altamira: Part Two Published November 20, 2013