The Shôjo-Sunjeong Alphabet: M

January 6, 2010

“M” is for…

And I’ve seen this categorized as yaoi, boys’ love, and josei, but… whatever. It’s beautiful.

What are some of your favorite shôjo and sunjeong titles that start with the letter “M”?


Go, vote: new comedy

January 6, 2010

There’s an element of schizophrenia in the latest new manga poll from Deb Aoki, Best New Comedy Manga, in that some are incredible comics and at least one is, by some trustworthy accounts, “odious.” Certainly some of the funniest manga of last year leap gleefully into the realm of bad taste and are funnier for doing so, and I might have had difficulty casting my vote had it not been for the candidacy of…

My favorite manga of 2009, hands down.