Weirdo Poetry

Jason McBride
Your dose of strange haiku, comics, short fiction, and experimental visual storytelling.
Created 12 Sep 2020
  • The one with the interdimensional Guinea pig
    20 Oct 2021 • 1 min read
    There are no haiku comics this week. At least not the type of haiku comics I normally post. Instead, I’m posting some experiments from the past week. Zip The Interdimensional Guinea Pig As you’ve prob...
  • Looking for more short fiction?
    18 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read
    I have five stories that I think you’ll love—and because you’re a member of this newsletter, I giving you an exclusive link that will let you access these stories for free. Usually, these stories are ...
  • Surprise! I have a free graphic novel for you!
    15 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read • 1 3
    While I’m still at the beginning stages of my creative career, I would never have gotten this far without your support! Your membership in this newsletter gives me the emotional and financial support ...
  • The Grim Reaper Rebrand Project
    13 Oct 2021 • 5 min read • 2 5
    This week instead of a new comic, I’ve posted a short story called The Grim Reaper Rebrand Project. You will find it right after this week’s poetry comics. I’d love to know what you think about the st...
  • Welcoming the approaching darkness
    06 Oct 2021 • 1 min read • 1 0
    Looking out my window I see the weather has once again turned to a dreary drizzle. I love it. I don’t know if I’ve just lived in Oregon too long, or if my inner goth just delights in the dark gray day...
  • When Death Comes Calling
    04 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read • 1 1
    Welcome to a special Monday bonus issue! I recently had the pleasure of working with writer Dascha Paylor from Fiction in 50. I illustrated her story When Death Comes Calling. I love this story so muc...
  • Sometimes getting kidnapped by aliens isn't as fun as it sounds
    29 Sep 2021 • < 1 min read • 1 1
    Today’s theme is extraterrestrial encounters. Have you ever seen a UFO or been abducted by aliens? Poetry Comics Decide Your Doom Make Cool Stuff I have always loved comics and cartoons, and I’m capti...
  • Decide your doom…
    22 Sep 2021 • 1 min read • 1 9
    Some days it’s hard to decide if you want your fate in your own hands or not. Today’s post is sponsored by Horror Haiku. This book includes over 500 different horror-themed poems. You may not want to ...
  • I'm ready for the fall
    15 Sep 2021 • 1 min read • 2 1
    My kids are all back in school, the temperatures are dropping, the colors of my world are changing, and it smells like pumpkin spice outside. It must be fall. There’s something about the change in sea...
  • Double prizes!
    13 Sep 2021 • < 1 min read
    Thanks for your support. Because of you I’m not just screaming into the void! Here are the first two digital issues of my haiku poetry comic zine Surreal Haiku. I have done my best to make these files...
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