Creator Commentary: "For as mature as Erik often seems, there's a sort of 'kid logic' he defaults to from time to time. He's a smart kid, who sometimes does very dumb things." - David Gallaher

Harvey Award Nominations Ballot


Harvey Awards Nomination Ballot are now available for comic professionals. Nominations for the Harvey Awards are selected exclusively by creators – those who write, draw, ink, letter, color, design, edit or are otherwise involved in a creative capacity in the comics field. The Harvey Awards are the only industry award both nominated and selected by the full body of comic book professionals.

Last year, THE ONLY LIVING BOY was nominated for two Harvey Awards. With the new material we put out last year, THE ONLY LIVING BOY is now eligible for the following categories in this nomination cycle.

Best Writer: David Gallaher / The Only Living Boy
Best Artist: Steve Ellis / The Only Living Boy
Best Inker: Steve Ellis / The Only Living Boy
Best Colorist: Steve Ellis / The Only Living Boy
Best Letterer: April Brown, Scott O. Brown / The Only Living Boy
Best Cover Artist: Steve Ellis / The Only Living Boy
Best Online Comics Work: The Only Living Boy /
Best Original Graphic Publication for Younger Readers: Only Living Boy / Bottled Lightning

Steve Ellis is also eligible for Best Cover Artist, Best Artist, Best InkerBest Online Comics Work for AMC’s BREAKING BAD: ALL BAD THINGS webcomic which debuted at last year’s San Diego Comic Con.

The Harvey Awards may be voted on exclusively by comic creators; those who write, draw, ink, color, letter, design, edit or are involved in the creative aspect of comics. Fans, retailers, distributors, and accounting personnel votes will not be counted.

Ballots are due by May 19, 2014.

Welcome to The Only Living Boy!

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The Only Living Boy follows 12-year old Erik Farrell who runs away from home, only to find himself without his memory, stranded on a patchwork planet.

If you are a new reader — you can start the adventure here!

You’ll find the NAVIGATION menu on the left hand side of the screen. The ABOUT section gives you insight about our series and our creative team. The CHARACTERS section lets you learn more about our colorful cast. The ARCHIVE gives you the opportunity to read our serialized story up to this point. Digital copies of the first and second issues are available on comixology in the STORE tab. Looking for other ways to support the site? Click on the DONATE button. And lastly, if you want to CONTACT us for any reason, well … there’s a tab for that too!

Below the NAVIGATION are buttons that send you to our FACEBOOK and TWITTER pages. You can also subscribe to our series by RSS feed!

We also mirror the site on TUMBLR and on OLBComic.Com.

On occasion, we’ll be working with advertisers and sponsors. We encourage you to show them your support.

If you head over to the upper right hand corner of the page, you’ll see the SHARE widget.
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And finally — welcome to our world! Thank you for letting us share it with you!

- David Gallaher & Steve Ellis