Websites: Bold Riley and the Witch in the Wild at girlamatic.com, Bold Riley and the Serpent in the Belly at Webcomicsnation.com
Bio: Leia Weathington is a cartoonist living in San Francisco who spends her time drawing her little brains out. She currently attends The Academy of Art University to earn a BA in illustration and sequential art.
Her first series of comics to see the light of day is a collection of tales about the life and times of a lesbian adventurer called Bold Riley, Written to mimic the style of fairy tales and the heroic epics. The longest running story, Bold Riley and the Witch in the Wild is currently being serialized at Girlamatic.com
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[Source: Northwest Press, Added: 3/22/12]
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