Salt & Honey

Salt and Honey is a podcast by two friends and full-time cartoonists, Sloane (From Under Mountains, A Map to the Sun) and Leslie (Snotgirl) who want to delve deeper into why they like what they like and hate what they hate. Each week, we explore different aspects of different comics (popular and obscure), as well as other popular media, including but not limited to movies and television.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 1h1m. Bisher sind 97 Folge(n) erschienen. Dies ist ein wöchentlich erscheinender Podcast

episode 17: Battle Angel Alita (Deluxe Edition vol. 1)

Sloane and Leslie talk about one of their favorite manga, Yukito Kishiro's Battle Angel Alita/GUNNM. This episode features spoilers for Battle Angel Alita and Battle Angel Alita: Last Order, but we also get very in-depth as to why it's such an...


 2018-01-04  1h13m

episode 16: End of Year Wrap-Up

In the last episode of the year, Sloane and Leslie talk about their favorite movies, television, and comics of the year. Features spoilers for Star Wars: The Last Jedi. We end with our thoughts about the past year and our hopes for 2018. To all our...


 2017-12-27  1h36m

episode 15: David Murray

We chatted with our friend David Murray of Seibei and Telegraph Art & Comics about starting a gallery and comic shop with his wife, Kate. David offers a different perspective from our own as a retailer and provides some valuable insight for...


 2017-12-13  1h35m

episode 14: Minisalt #1

Today we have a mini episode where we talk about the controversy with Marvel’s EIC, C.B. Cebulski. We have a discussion about cultural appropriation, what diversity really means for the comics industry, and some non-white creators you can support.


 2017-11-29  34m

episode 13: What Pen Do You Use?

In this episode, we talk about our personal histories with making art, Sloane’s life as a child prodigy, and our first drawing tablets. We also answer questions from Twitter about our favorite materials, basic Clip Studio Paint pointers, and our...


 2017-11-22  1h31m

episode 12: Storytelling

This week, we have a conversation about building stories and characters, the subjectivity or what makes a good story, and how we connect to stories. Talking points: preteen roleplaying, self conscious writing, purple prose, the significance of tropes,...


 2017-11-15  1h26m

episode 11: Kyoko Okazaki

This week, we discuss the shoujo manga artist Kyoko Okazaki, whose work centering around the social issues of young people living during the ‘80s and ‘90s in Tokyo still has resonance in popular culture today. Works discussed in this episode:...


 2017-11-08  1h35m

episode 10: Rem

This week we talk to Priscilla Hamby, a.k.a. Rem (Devil’s Candy, Soulless, Vampire Kisses,) about her career, Tokyopop’s Rising Stars of Manga, American comics, and how peoples’ perception of manga influenced work has changed over the years. Rem...


 2017-11-01  1h28m

episode 9: Conventions

In this episode, we talk about how we got into conventions, our favorite shows, least favorite shows, some advice on how to set up or plan for merchandise and tables, and touch on con etiquette. Spoiler alert: we’re bad at tabling.


 2017-10-18  1h45m

episode 8: Tucker Stone

Tucker was our first guest, but we uploaded this out of order. Tucker probably best known for being a comics critic and running The Factual Opinion. In this episode we talk about different facets of comics and our inherent biases when we choose media....


 2017-10-11  1h50m