FERGUSON’S 7 QUESTIONS WITH… NIGEL FLOOD
What was the first comic work you did that was published?
My first published work was The Celtic Clan #1.
What is the biggest thing you have learned since that book?
Time management. Scheduling time between work and home life so I can sit down and work on my scripts. There is never enough hours in the day.
What’s your process for writing a comic book?
My process for writing my comic books is first coming up with a idea which progresses into story and dialogue. Then I discuss the layout with the artist.
What is the biggest influence on your work?
My biggest influences are Pat Mills, Grant Morrison , Warren Ellis, 2000AD and 80s cartoons.
What are you working on right now?
I am continuing my work on the Celtic Clan also I am working on a new comic for Punt Press called The Globalists. I am also working on short story for Green Monkey Comics Innocent Tales and a crossover with The Celtic Knights.
What do you have out now or coming out next?
The Celtic Clan #2 is out now and Celtic Clan #3 will be released early in 2014.
What is your favourite Irish comic?
There are so many great Irish comics out now its very hard to choose from . My current faves are Half Past Danger, The Wren, Artos and The Celtic Knights.