29 Jun '14, 2pm

Terminal Lance creator goes darker with new graphic novel: Fans of the Marine Corps-centri... #WritingIllustrated

Fans of the Marine Corps-centric “Terminal Lance” helped its creator Max Uriarte raise the seed money for his newest project, a graphic novel set to debut this summer. But don’t expect the sardonic, absurdist humor of Terminal Lance here. The novel, “The White Donkey,” will make over Terminal Lance’s main characters, Abe and Garcia, in a more realistic fashion, telling a story taken from life but also rich with symbolism. “It’s a serious, realistic story of a Marine and his adventures in the Marine Corps,” Uriarte, 27, told Marine Corps Times in an interview, adding that the story would take the reader through pre-deployment training to combat in Iraq and then the often difficult return home. “I wanted to highlight the struggles that Marines can go through.” The novel’s name is based on something that really happened to Uriarte in Iraq. He was in a convoy on one of his fir...

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