• For Love and Light

    FOR LOVE AND LIGHT #1 “A Strawberry Memory” page 24

    On to the next page! This page took me to another unexpected direction. For a while, when these two met, I imagined a fight — the drink was initially supposed to spill on Robin, not Wren. It was a much more complicated story then, but somehow it became this. It’s better — Robin is too kind a person to be involved in fights, and in fact she would do…

  • depression comix

    depression comix #425

    You can read the comic on the depression comix site here. I know this one doesn’t have any punchline, snark, or irony but I felt it was a message I had to get out there and trying to make it punchy would have affected the message. Self-understanding helps a long way and knowing what the warning signs are can help you before things get worse. Reflection and self-maintenance are important…

  • For Love and Light

    FOR LOVE AND LIGHT #1 “A Strawberry Memory” page 23

    In this page, Wren pulls her hand out but ends up making matters more humiliating. For me, this has been the way it usually goes with dealing with bullies, I could never win and resistance was often seen as entertainment. Again, when I got to this page I deviated from the script because when I actually got to drawing this scene I could visualize something better. Originally, William (the…

  • depression comix

    depression comix #424

    You can read the comic on the depression comix site here. More musings on my promotion. For those of you who are interested in how I did this, this is a slightly revised method from the last one — I coloured this one by hand on a laser printed copy of the inks which worked a little better for me as the Copic markers didn’t bleed into the inkjet printer…