Michael spends a lot of time arguing with himself about covers. Sometimes he’ll get all the way through the cover stage only to reject it. Sometimes he’ll get all the way through the cover stage and @hermanos and I will get on a call with him, and we’ll find ourselves proposing another image entirely.
This is called working “ass-backwards,” for the record.
This was the first cover for Lazarus #9, the end of the second arc, “Lift.” It is no longer. Totally different image will be used for the cover instead. This is not because the image here is bad, or even inappropriate; we just had an idea that we liked more.
Michael posted these to his Twitter account (@MichaelLark66, in case you’re not following him), yesterday. I’ve turned them into an awkward animated gif so you can see his b/w art, and then the color version.
Researchers from MIT and Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH) have developed a new type of nanoparticle that can be absorbed through the digestive tract, bringing the cutting-edge treatment method one-step closer to being administered orally instead of through injections.