Sometimes getting kidnapped by aliens isn't as fun as it sounds

What will you do?

Today’s theme is extraterrestrial encounters. Have you ever seen a UFO or been abducted by aliens?

Poetry Comics

Decide Your Doom

Make Cool Stuff

I have always loved comics and cartoons, and I’m captivated by visual storytelling. One of my favorite Subtack newsletters is Drawing Links by Edith Zimerman. Each week she sends out slice-of-life comics. For some reason reading and looking at her comics is a Zen-like experience. You should check it out:

Drawing Links
Butterfly Update
Previously: A man we met upstate gifted us a caterpillar that was about to turn into a butterfly. Worried it wouldn’t survive the car trip back to Brooklyn (although I think I was wrong, plus it looks like in a worst-case scenario you can reattach them…
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This past week I started reading Thi Bui’s graphic novel memoir, The Best We Could Do. This book came out in 2017 and I wish I had read it sooner. It’s the story of Bui’s family’s journey fleeing war-torn Vietnam. The art is beautiful and the writing is compelling. Together they make for a sublime experience. I’m reading an ebook version, but it’s also available in print.

You can check it out here. I’m reading the Kobo version, but it’s available everywhere you buy print books or ebooks.

Thanks for reading!

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