New Tara Normal Book! Cover Reveal
Patient X Tara Normal Feature Image

I’m happy to announce a new Tara Normal book: Hexes and Oh’s is coming this Fall! We’re currently aiming for a Halloween day release date. Hexes and Oh’s will be exclusively available on Amazon where you can find every Tara Normal book in this current series. This edition is shaping up to be the most […]

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Cardinal Copia from the band Ghost
Cardinal-Copia-Drawing

My friend Raven has really gotten me into the band Ghost and I was inspired to draw the band’s newest leader – Cardinal Copia. I love the character design and especially love their newest album Prequelle.

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Howie Noel on Comic Book Club Podcast
Howie Noel on Comic Book Club

I’m the guest on the latest podcast episode of Comic Book Club – a live comic book talk show. Thank you so much to the awesome hosts Alex Zalben, Pete LePage, and Justin Tyler for having me on their show to talk about my new book Float, anxiety and even Avengers: Infinity War. You can […]

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Tara Normal: New Book This Halloween
Tara Normal End is Near

I’m happy to announce a new Tara Normal book – Paranormal War – is coming this Halloween to Amazon. It’ll be the concluding chapter of this Tara series which began in 2013. Each volume of Tara Normal is currently available on Amazon and our shop. https://www.amazon.com/Howie-Noel/e/B01D0AJHT6/ref=dp_byline_cont_book_1 The cover art for Paranormal War is above and […]

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Anxiety is a Glass Ceiling
GlassCeilingHeaderArt

Today’s art page from Float reveals the Glass Ceiling. It hovers above all sufferers of mental illness. It takes all forms. Whether it’s anxiety, depression, bi-polar or any other disorder one suffers from, a monstrous division exists to make us feel alone. But you’re not alone. It’s hard to realize it, but there are millions […]

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Breaking Reality
Float Anxiety Attack Header Art

The rejection letter that washed on shore to David terrifies him. He traveled to the island to receive treatment for his anxiety and was promised a safe place to recover. There is no safe place to hide from his anxiety. His greatest fears have found him. David’s barriers break down and he loses control. The […]

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Rejection
Float Outhousers Review

One of the pages I struggled with including in Float is today’s art page. It’s raw and divisive as it speaks about the rejection any artist or writer faces when submitting materials hoping to get published. My anxiety doesn’t allow me to see things correctly and I’ve learned I can’t trust my instincts. I’m also […]

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Message In A Bottle

Today’s Float page involves the romantic idea of a message in a bottle finding our main character as he strolls on the beach. Instead of finding a warm love letter or some kind remembrance, David discovers something that gives him pain. How did this end up in the bottle? How did it wash up to […]

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Where I’ve Been
anxiety attack on an airplane

Instead of giving up, I decided to write this to you. We recently returned from an appearance at Emerald City Comic-Con in Seattle, WA that was bookended by some of the worst travel-related anxiety attacks I’ve ever experienced. My situation has only worsened despite Xanax and therapy. Set up and smiling for the photo at […]

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Howie Noel and Float at Emerald City Comic Con
Float-ECCC-2018-Promo

For the first time ever I’ll be appearing at Emerald City Comic Con this Thursday through Sunday in Seattle, WA. The show runs March 1-4, 2018 and I’ll be there everyday in Artist Alley at Booth J5. I’ll have copies of Float on hand as well as my other books Tara Normal Vol. 1 & […]

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