News archive 2014

October 24, 2014

After a long time, William Van Horn has created another genuine winter story: “It’s Snow Fun” (D2013-002, 10 pages). Donald and Gladstone enter the annual Duckburg snow-arts competition …

The first publication is scheduled for issue 2/2015 of the Scandinavian weeklies. Now that IDW Publishing has taken over the Disney license for North America, there may even be a chance that we will see the original version in the not-too-distant future.

September 20, 2014

Issue 49 of the Scandinavian weeklies will present the first publication of Bill’s new story “The Gambit” (D2014-109, 7 pages). Donald is hired as a detective to clear up mysterious thefts in Scrooge’s bugle factory …

Gerd Syllwasschy will translate the story into German.

June 29, 2014

After a longer break, another Donald story by William Van Horn is in the starting blocks: “On The Up And Down” (D2014-033, 8 pages). Hypnotized Donald becomes fatally disposed to honesty …

Gerd Syllwasschy will do the German translation.

February 25, 2014

John Lustig will irregularly present samples of Bill’s unpublished work on his Last Kiss website.

For starters, here’s an excerpt from the short-story collection The Woes Garden.

February 14, 2014

John Lustig has launched a couple-up comic contest with William Van Horn. Bill wrote the opening caption, the reader has to come up with a matching dialog.

It is still time until February 17, 2014 to join the contest at Texts must be submitted in English! is a non-commercial fansite. Suggestions are always welcome.