Dana Simpson

cartoonist, writer, illustrator, unicorn

Guess who's now a Reuben Award nominee, part the second

(Have I really not updated this blog in a year? I think of myself as chattier than that.)

Last year it was the divisional award for newspaper comics. This year I'm nominated for the big one: Outstanding Cartoonist of the Year.

Guess who's now a Reuben Award nominee

June 6, 2023

It's Dana! She got nominated for a Reuben award for Best Newspaper Comic Strip!

More from Punk Rock Unicorn

April 19, 2023

In a new video, Dana reads six storylines from her new book, Punk Rock Unicorn.

Punk Rock Unicorn

February 16, 2023

Phoebe and her Unicorn book #17 is coming April 4, and it's called Punk Rock Unicorn! Click on the video to the left for a preview.

Halloween story time

October 30, 2022

Just in time for Halloween, I read the halloween party story from Unicorn Crossing.


October 18, 2022

My latest Phoebe and her Unicorn book, Unicornado, is out! This is book 16 in the adventures of Phoebe and Marigold. Buy it wherever books are sold.