My Heart, My Lady Fair
Ever Afterward: A Community Folklore Anthology, Stache Publishing
Created for /r/ComicBookCollabs‘ Folklore Anthology Contest (Summer 2017)
Art by Massimo Sabadin
Letters by Nikki Sherman
“My Heart, My Lady Fair” is a retelling of the Orpheus and Eurydice legend in modern day. As a nod to Hector Berlioz’s version of Christoph Willibald Gluck’s opera, Orphée et Eurydice, in which the male protagonist was played by a female contralto, this comic portrays Orphée as a woman.