Precocious http://www.precociouscomic.com Precocious Tue, 03 Mar 2015 03:45:19 EST Copyright 2008-2011. Christopher J Paulsen. All Rights Reserved. Tue, 03 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EST A Contentious Topic http://www.precociouscomic.com/archive/comic/2015/03/03 http://www.precociouscomic.com/archive/comic/2015/03/03 <span class="rss_desc">A Contentious Topic : </span><a href="http://www.precociouscomic.com/archive/comic/2015/03/03" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.precociouscomic.com/comics/2179a.jpg"></a><span class="rss_desc"><br><a href="http://www.precociouscomic.com/archive/comic/2015/03/03" target="_blank">http://www.precociouscomic.com/archive/comic/2015/03/03</a></span> Mon, 02 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EST Civil War http://www.precociouscomic.com/archive/comic/2015/03/02 http://www.precociouscomic.com/archive/comic/2015/03/02 <span class="rss_desc">Civil War : </span><a href="http://www.precociouscomic.com/archive/comic/2015/03/02" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.precociouscomic.com/comics/2178_smaller.jpg"></a><span class="rss_desc"><br><a href="http://www.precociouscomic.com/archive/comic/2015/03/02" target="_blank">http://www.precociouscomic.com/archive/comic/2015/03/02</a></span> Sun, 01 Mar 2015 18:53:00 EST New Copper Road! 3/1/15 http://chrispco.blogspot.com/2015/03/new-copper-road-3115.html http://chrispco.blogspot.com/2015/03/new-copper-road-3115.html <div class="separator" style="clear: both; text-align: center;"><a href="http://topwebcomics.com/vote/8951/default.aspx" imageanchor="1" style="margin-left: 1em; margin-right: 1em;"><img border="0" src="http://2.bp.blogspot.com/-_5KW_UGIUVM/VPNY7y5fNeI/AAAAAAAAFhE/65ZXClTAvhc/s1600/cr028.jpg" /></a></div><br />So this has been up since last night, but I was too tired to write the news post about it. And then I forgot! But it's there, it's real and it's spectacular! <a href="http://topwebcomics.com/vote/8951/default.aspx" target="_blank">Vote here to see it</a>!<br /><br />I've been sending a lot of packages out lately - almost done with my Kickstarter catch up! - and I'm so glad I have self-sealing bookfold mailers. They cost more than I should spend, considering my income level doesn't give me much wiggle room, but me versus packing tape is just sad. (On the plus side, it may be my dispenser, as others who've tried to use it have met Shii Ann-style fates.)<br /><br />This Copper Road is a combo of the last two unused ideas in my idea file - that aren't the complex things I'm saving until I get the script *just* right. I'm sure funny-stupid things will start happening around me again, and the ideas will flow once more, but the point is I forgot February was short and I got lucky I had something ready to go!<br /><br />Last month's Copper Road can now be found in the <a href="http://www.precociouscomic.com/pagearchive/copperroad" target="_blank">Copper Road archive</a>. Sorry you only got one for the month, but the Kickstarter-fueled extra updates have expired and we're back on "as I can do them" grounds. I'm sure you'll get an opportunity to unlock more Copper Roads soon, as lord knows recent brutal medical bills will require fundraising of some sort. I'm still unsure about the direction to go with this. A patron system with minor rewards, and boring tiers like "I have health care!" or "paying for utilities!" is one option. <a href="https://www.rcsipublishing.com/precocious/index.php?main_page=index&amp;cPath=2&amp;zenid=gqnso6v9vcg07a4be7ojfrvfd1" target="_blank">I already have my book 3s on sale</a>. (Because I forgot to undo the sale at the end of January. Heh.) Hey, <b>the next person to order a book 3 will get an artist edition with two sketches</b>, because I read someone's request wrong and had to start over. &nbsp;(If you order a book 3 after the first person, I apologize, as you only get an EXTREMELY AWESOME BOOK that's on sale anyway.) I also have discounted<a href="https://www.rcsipublishing.com/precocious/index.php?main_page=product_info&amp;cPath=4&amp;products_id=72&amp;zenid=gqnso6v9vcg07a4be7ojfrvfd1" target="_blank"> original comics for sale</a> in a grab bag format, set up as a fundraising option. And then there's the&nbsp;<a href="http://chrispco.tumblr.com/post/111983607153/here-are-the-remaining-misprint-charms-suzette#notes" target="_blank">extra charms sitting around from a misprint</a>, which are now "collector's items" to be used as a donation incentive? Man, I am bad at this marketing thing, but maybe I'll figure it out soon enough to, y'know, stay alive.<br /><br />On the plus side, I've been doing a lot of work recently, so it's not like I've been slacking off. (For another 10 hours, I have a three-week comic buffer!) I'm still pretty darn broken, but I'm generally improving, and using any healthy window to maximum potential. It's been six months of hell, since the fall that caused the flare-up, and I continue to climb out of the pit. Sun, 01 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EST Fake Snow Day http://www.precociouscomic.com/archive/comic/2015/03/01 http://www.precociouscomic.com/archive/comic/2015/03/01 <span class="rss_desc">Fake Snow Day : </span><a href="http://www.precociouscomic.com/archive/comic/2015/03/01" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.precociouscomic.com/comics/2191a.jpg"></a><span class="rss_desc"><br><a href="http://www.precociouscomic.com/archive/comic/2015/03/01" target="_blank">http://www.precociouscomic.com/archive/comic/2015/03/01</a></span> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EST Chalkboard Blizzard http://www.precociouscomic.com/archive/comic/2015/02/28 http://www.precociouscomic.com/archive/comic/2015/02/28 <span class="rss_desc">Chalkboard Blizzard : </span><a href="http://www.precociouscomic.com/archive/comic/2015/02/28" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.precociouscomic.com/comics/2190.jpg"></a><span class="rss_desc"><br><a href="http://www.precociouscomic.com/archive/comic/2015/02/28" target="_blank">http://www.precociouscomic.com/archive/comic/2015/02/28</a></span> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EST Snow is Falling! http://www.precociouscomic.com/archive/comic/2015/02/27 http://www.precociouscomic.com/archive/comic/2015/02/27 <span class="rss_desc">Snow is Falling! : </span><a href="http://www.precociouscomic.com/archive/comic/2015/02/27" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.precociouscomic.com/comics/2189.jpg"></a><span class="rss_desc"><br><a href="http://www.precociouscomic.com/archive/comic/2015/02/27" target="_blank">http://www.precociouscomic.com/archive/comic/2015/02/27</a></span> Thu, 26 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EST Banked Time http://www.precociouscomic.com/archive/comic/2015/02/26 http://www.precociouscomic.com/archive/comic/2015/02/26 <span class="rss_desc">Banked Time : </span><a href="http://www.precociouscomic.com/archive/comic/2015/02/26" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.precociouscomic.com/comics/2188.jpg"></a><span class="rss_desc"><br><a href="http://www.precociouscomic.com/archive/comic/2015/02/26" target="_blank">http://www.precociouscomic.com/archive/comic/2015/02/26</a></span> Wed, 25 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EST Teacher Life http://www.precociouscomic.com/archive/comic/2015/02/25 http://www.precociouscomic.com/archive/comic/2015/02/25 <span class="rss_desc">Teacher Life : </span><a href="http://www.precociouscomic.com/archive/comic/2015/02/25" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.precociouscomic.com/comics/2187.jpg"></a><span class="rss_desc"><br><a href="http://www.precociouscomic.com/archive/comic/2015/02/25" target="_blank">http://www.precociouscomic.com/archive/comic/2015/02/25</a></span> Tue, 24 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EST No Delaying the Inevitable http://www.precociouscomic.com/archive/comic/2015/02/24 http://www.precociouscomic.com/archive/comic/2015/02/24 <span class="rss_desc">No Delaying the Inevitable : </span><a href="http://www.precociouscomic.com/archive/comic/2015/02/24" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.precociouscomic.com/comics/2186a.jpg"></a><span class="rss_desc"><br><a href="http://www.precociouscomic.com/archive/comic/2015/02/24" target="_blank">http://www.precociouscomic.com/archive/comic/2015/02/24</a></span> Mon, 23 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EST Radio Song http://www.precociouscomic.com/archive/comic/2015/02/23 http://www.precociouscomic.com/archive/comic/2015/02/23 <span class="rss_desc">Radio Song : </span><a href="http://www.precociouscomic.com/archive/comic/2015/02/23" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.precociouscomic.com/comics/2185.jpg"></a><span class="rss_desc"><br><a href="http://www.precociouscomic.com/archive/comic/2015/02/23" target="_blank">http://www.precociouscomic.com/archive/comic/2015/02/23</a></span>