About

LOVE NOT FOUND is a story about a young woman living in a time when touching has become outdated. She has recently moved to a new planet and finds that touching might not be such a bad idea. Now she wants to find someone who likes things the old-fashioned way!

The series launched June 1st, 2014.
New comic updates every Monday and Friday.

 

Gina Biggs has been creating comics for twenty years. Currently residing in Portland, OR, she enjoys a good cup of light green tea and relaxing with a good book, shoujo manga, or movie.

Notable past works include her romance series, Red String (2003-2013) which was both published by Dark Horse Comics and rereleased by Strawberry Comics as well as Erstwhile, a comic anthology series adapting the lesser known Grimm's fairytales. She also runs Filthy Figments, the naughty cousin to Strawberry Comics.

 

CHARACTERS (all character bios contain some form of spoiler for new readers)

 

ABEILLE

She is on a quest to find someone who wants to do things the old-fashioned way in a world where touching has become outdated. She is outgoing and friendly, but in pain from the loss of her sister. Her homeworld is Pasque and would play Ringette on the icy planet. Abeille has only been living on Monotropa for a few months and is first working in the Cafeteria at Eyebright Industries, but soon transfers to the Gardeners.

MIEL

He is an employee of Eyebright Industries, Logging Department. He is a workaholic, but starts to loosen up a bit after meeting Abeille. He is a very kind person who tends to babble when he discusses a subject he loves. He collects old printed books and loves to be out in nature. He has lived on Monotropa since he was eight with his Mom and Amma.

 

IVY

She works in the Horticulture Department at Eyebright Industries. Ivy is starts her story not looking for a serious relationship and even scoffs at the idea, but soon finds she might want something that's more than casual and convenient. She is afraid of thunderstorms and loves to dance.

 

HOLLY

He is Ivy's partner at Eyebright and her lover at home. The best friends formed a close physical relationship out of convenience due to their mutual lack of a social life, but eventually amicably broke up. They continue to be good friends and live together as roommates.

 

ASTER

Zie is a counselor at the Monotropa Welcome Center and is currently dating Ivy. Zie is a very compassionate and caring person and understands the importance touching has when it comes to comforting someone who is hurting.

 

CLOVE

Clove works in the cafeteria at Eyebright Industries. He stands up for what is right and helps his friends when they are in need. He refrains from talking too much because of his stutter, but finds ways to communicate without many words. He is very self-conscious and is hesitant to get serious with anyone.

 

BOTAN

Botan hosts the Eyebright company camping trip every year and is team leader of Gardeners in the Horticulture department. He and his group tend to the wheat harvests as well as the herb fields. Botan hits it off with Clove immediately and hopes to be more than a one-nighter with him.

 

POPPY

Poppy is Abeille's former lover. They met on the transport ship to Monotropa and had a bad falling out. They now work together as Gardeners at Eyebright Industries. Poppy loves to go to dance clubs and is very social, though she can be pushy and impatient at times. Her homeworld is Hellebores, a planet in the same solar system as Abeille's homeworld of Pasque.