A sentimental favorite
Remembering the first time something worked
Hi Book People!
I previously ran this comic last March. It is one of the comics in Wild Divinity, my book coming out next week. This comic has a special place in my heart.
I will have a new comic tomorrow!
we search the heavens
for answers hiding withing
the walls of our hearts
The first draft of this haiku comic was the first time I ever created an illustrated haiku that was anything close to what was in my head. Here’s what it looked like:
From the beginning, almost all of the elements were there. When I saw this, I knew my radical idea of making poetry comics would work if I continued to put in the work.
If I were to make this comic today, there are a lot of things I would change. But, I think the comic still holds up pretty well.
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P.S. Since I’m going down memory lane, I shaved my beard off again last night (something I do a few times a year when it becomes unmanageable), and I remembered this comic from last year: