Blossoms in Autumn HC (2019 SelfMadeHero) comic books
Written by Zidrou. Art and cover by Aimee De Jongh.
Ulysses is a 59-year-old widower who, since retiring, has been in the grip of loneliness. The former moving man is without direction or purpose. He can't even find solace in the company of his children: his daughter is dead, his son consumed by work. Mrs. Solenza is a 62-year-old former model. Once a magazine cover star, she now runs the family business: a cheese shop owned by her late mother. She, too, is alone.
Two lives drift sadly by, inching ever closer to old age. Until, one day, they collide, and an emotional earthquake happens.
Hardcover, 144 pages, full color. Mature Readers
Cover price $24.99.