Detail from Kid Beowulf and the Rise of El Cid, photo: Brant Ward, The Chronicle

This piece by Jonah Raskin originally ran in the San Francisco Chronicle in 2010 but it’s such a darn good piece of writing about me and KidB. I wanted to give it a permanent link on the blog.

During the day, as a mild-mannered employee at the Charles Schulz Studio in Santa Rosa, he oversees the production of the ever-popular Peanuts comic books. At night, ensconced in his own cave-like work space, he hunkers down and follows his own creative spirit, turning out graphic novels about the Anglo-Saxon epic hero Beowulf, who battles hideous monsters, including his own twin brother.

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Alexis E. Fajardo is an Eisner award-winning editor and cartoonist and creator of the action-adventure graphic novel series, Kid Beowulf.