Jenny Colgan of The Guardian has a great collection of children's books that are, for some reason, nightmare inducing. She wonders why in the world France would want to scare their children with such creepy imagery.
Magnum Arts is Michael K. Lyman, an artist, photographer and instructor who teaches cartooning & drawing in three towns in Pinellas County and is publishing his first graphic novel based on real events from 2011. He also runs two on-line stores that sells original art and photography, as well as an on-line comic strip about the entertainment business. See magnumarts.net for more information.
He was until recently the executive officer of the Tampa bay Squad of the 501st Legion, a global Star Wars costuming organization, and has organized the Legion's involvement in a number of high profile events at VA hospitals, the Tampa Bay Times Forum, and the Tampa History Center.