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Mental Health Comics

Here is a list of comics and cartoonists I’ve read that are awesome mental health resources Ellen Forney’s book Marbles Ruby Etc, Her comics are all available online and collected … Continue reading

April 17, 2017 · 2 Comments

Heart Opening

One of my central characteristics is jealousy. I am a jealous person. I can remember overwhelming, bitter jealousy over my 1st grade friend having another friend besides me. It spirals … Continue reading

June 1, 2016 · Leave a comment


my anger has been higher this week than it has, on average, over the past many months. I was feeling pretty helpless about it, praying over it, trying to acknowledge … Continue reading

May 11, 2016 · Leave a comment

Step 4 breakthrough

Friday: I’m doing step 4, for the second time. It’s fucking hard. It’s difficult to take a look at my past (and my present, if I never let the past … Continue reading

April 25, 2016 · Leave a comment

Spiritual Progress

In 2014 I finished my first working of the 12 steps of AA, having started them in 2012 (and continuing to work them in my daily life). Since then I … Continue reading

December 31, 2014 · Leave a comment

My year in art

I made some art I’m proud of in 2014. It helped I had 3/4 of the year looking for full time work, so I had a chance to do a ton … Continue reading

December 29, 2014 · Leave a comment

A Banner Year

I’ve been reading some year end lists – one about how this year was shit inspired me to offer my opposite opinion. For me this was a banner year. – … Continue reading

December 17, 2014 · Leave a comment

Loving-Kindness and Tonglen

Yesterday I had dinner with my wonderful, amazing friend Kateyanne who filled me full of inspiration, love, and spirit. I told her about the morning practice I’ve been trying lately, … Continue reading

October 28, 2014 · 1 Comment

Freeing myself

Recently someone in AA read this passage and suggested I try it: ‘If you have resentment you want to be free of, if you will pray for the person or … Continue reading

October 2, 2014 · 1 Comment

Living in the Now installation at Garner Narrative

Living in the Now installation at Garner Narrative This is one of the biggest most amazing things to happen to my art career, and my life! The gorgeous gallery Garner … Continue reading

September 25, 2014 · Leave a comment
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