A Man Worthy of Your Attention would be a stunning piece of literature without the beautiful artwork--but add that in and this becomes a truly multi-layered reading experience. While most readers are familiar with the graphic novel short form, the graphic short story allows a reader to grasp the fullness of a short story's themes and central images so concisely that it has the gravity of a novel but is still in short form. The artwork in this piece is stunning and the subject matter is important. In fact, I could see this being an important book to give to young women to discuss the complexity of sexuality. ”
Janet Freeman is the author of A Man Worthy of Your Attention. Her award-winning short fiction has appeared in Chicago Quarterly Review, PANK, Santa Fe Literary Review, Monkeybicycle, and elsewhere. She lives in northern Colorado and can be found online at:...