A Cape Breton artist has written and illustrated Canada’s first Scottish Gaelic graphic novel.
Ás a’ Chamhanaich or Out of the Twilight is a collection of 12 short stories by Angus MacLeod, a Gaelic language and song teacher from Goose Cove, N.S.
“To put it into a genre is really difficult because the stories are just whatever stories came to me,” MacLeod said.
“A lot of them have their roots in older Gaelic stories and creatures from Gaelic mythology.”
MacLeod said “there’s a lot of fantasy in there” and “a little bit of horror,” but the stories mostly focus on