(R; Pseudo-Biography) The mouth of a high school senior in 1976 repeatedly writes checks he can’t cash. Read the story overview for more behind-the-scenes details.
I used this page to relearn my long-lost traditional media touch. Every line and stroke was a struggle. The finished product was so rough-looking I ended up redrawing the entire page! This was done pre-research, so the lockers are off. The floor perspective in Panel 1 is still a bit forced. Oh yeah, the lettering was completely redone by hand, then pasted in with Photoshop.