depression comix #465

You can read the whole strip here. “Armchair therapists” is a term I want to be more popular. People who have very little training in psychology and mental illness spouting advice that is completely and utterly unhelpful.  I originally wrote this strip with very different dialogue but I didn’t...

The Haunted Me – Tuesday June 14th, 2016 – Pages 31 and 32

I THOUGHT I had finished it, but I really hadn’t. Leaving it at that last panel on page 30 felt more like a forced cliffhanger, and didn’t really make the first part in itself feel like it was something whole. This was really stopping me mentally from continuing this...

Sunflower & the Dead Sisters #49 & #50

This two set of strips reveals a lot about Marigold’s past.  #49 is a flashback, #50 is Marigold talking about it.  I really had a problem with the second panel of #49, how to deliver a dialogue like that. I wanted to show Steve as a racist asshole, and...

depression comix #464

It’s been a month since I’ve posted here — it’s not that I haven’t been doing comics, as I have — I’ve been dealing with a low grade depression for a while, and I’ve been able to do the absolute minimum. I don’t know why October hit me so...

Sunflower and the Dead Sisters #48

Go here to see the strip at the Sunflower site. I was thinking about switching over to the Marigold side but I really like writing for Daffodil.  The Marigold side got kind of serious and I like Daffodil because she keeps it both dark and light.  But I’ll have...