There are small towns and then there are microscopically small towns. Elks Run is one of those places. It houses a scant population with nerves stretched to the breaking point. In the first issue of tenth anniversary of this title we find a repressed young man yearning for a different life. A boy dies in a tragic accident that is one part teenage prank and one part drunk driver. As the first issue closes we see what one town is willing to do to punish one of its own when they break the rules.
Anyone from a small town or has spent an extended amount of time in one will appreciate the creep factor of this story. The script starts slow with a minor amount of back story and then draws you into a tense narrative that accentuates the ways that small towns can explode in the face of a tragedy...Read More