About this blog

This blog examines the areas I am interested in – from comics to degrowth to flora and fauna and everything in between. This is where I write about ongoing projects, present drafts of comics and look closer at issues in the world that I find meaningful.

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Paradigm shift is a big, fat pain in the arse

Eileen Laurie

If you want to tell people the truth, make them laugh, otherwise they'll kill you

George Bernard Shaw

The times are urgent. Slow down.

Bayo Akomolafe

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We can do it

May 8th, 2021 Posted In: Art Tags: , , , , , , ,

It is May 2021 and the Covid 19 pandemic is ongoing. My dear friend Talita is a doctor in Brazil, working in what she describes as a genocide. This watercolour is my tribute to her and all the other health workers all over the world who are doing more than is humanly possible, every single […]

Life shrinks or expands in proportion with one’s courage.

Anaïs Nin

I became acutely aware that what a child wanted to do most of all was to make a world in which to find a place to discover a self.

Edith Cobb

I am not a big fan of the word hope, I am a big fan of the word determination. Being determined is a moral position, when you are depend on the word hope, you are lazy.

Ece Temelkuran