• depression comix

    depression comix #423

    You can read the comic on the depression comix site here. I got a big promotion this month this pretty much how I felt about it. The next one (424) is also how I feel about it. Because of the promotion, I didn’t have any time to do this by hand, so I mainly did this on computer. I used a thicker version of my normal brush — 80 pixels…

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    depression comix #422

    You can read the comic on the depression comix site here. This was inspired by a piece I read on depression in millennials, where it based their increased rates of depression on social media, and to a smaller extent, the economy. But it did say millennials were more aware of mental health issues and were doing more about it. It seemed with all the unfair millennial bashing it was good…

  • depression comix

    depression comix #421

    You can read the comic on the depression comix site here. I decided to do this on paper like the old days, I found a brush pen I bought in Canada back in 2017 and never used. Because I have a tremor in my hand, I can’t draw a straight line very well but in the end I thought it might look interesting to not use a ruler to compensate. …

  • depression comix

    depression comix #420

    You can read the comic on the depression comix site here. Long story — I was almost finished another page of Love and Light when my Surface started to fall apart and I had to send it in for repairs. I had two choices — one, wait for the repairs thereby missing an update or two, try to do a pen and paper strip as quickly as possible. I did…

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    depression comix #419

    You can read the comic on the depression comix site here. For a long time I had some sketches in my ideabook about living after a suicide attempt. All the rough sketches for strips I did seemed too wordy and forced and I was looking for a way to begin this story in as simple a way as possible. For those that survive their suicide attempt, and thankfully there are…

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    depression comix #418

    You can read the comic on the depression comix site here. Recently, in order to tease out ideas I’ve been drawing these comics in a kind of backwards way, where instead of planning everything out before I draw, I draw it and then I see where the scripting takes me. When I was writing this out I realized how much depression was something physical — something that gets overlooked a…