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Reviews: She Could Fly

July 12, 2018 | 0 Comments

She Could Fly #1, Christopher Cantwell, Martin Morazzo, Miroslav Mrva, Clem Robins, Berger Books / Dark Horse Comics “You know, in the air I bet the thoughts are gone and you can be free.” Luna...

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Maaike Hartjes draws her burnout

April 10, 2018 | 1 Comments

Some three years ago, Dutch cartoonist Maaike Hartjes suddenly found herself incapable of anything. Even the littlest task was too much, simply checking the time tables for the bus caused panic attacks. She was diagnosed...

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Reviews: John Boyega in Woyzeck

May 23, 2017 | 0 Comments

Woyzeck Old Vic, runs from 15th May to 24th June 2017 Spoilers. This is a raw, edgy tragedy; hauntingly beautiful and viscerally portrayed with adept brilliance. The performances had the audience roaring in laughter with...

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Comics: the wound that never heals

April 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

Nautilus features a short but very personal and emotionally powerful autobiographical mental health comic by Leela Corman, dealing with grief and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder which she suffered after the the loss of her wee...

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Reviews: Roca’s wonderful, bittersweet Wrinkles

February 13, 2015 | 3 Comments

Wrinkles, Paco Roca, Knockabout Yes, I know James has already reviewed this (see here) a few weeks ago ahead of it’s release, but there are some books which you can’t resist posting another review of,...

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Review: Worry Wart

September 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Worry Wart By Dani Abram Someone, somewhere is either going to write a piece / already has for all I know, bemoaning the number of comics out there dealing with mental health issues of all...

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Reviews: Hoax – Psychosis Blues

May 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Hoax Psychosis Blues Ravi Thornton, Illustrated by Bryan Talbot, Rian Hughes, Julian Hanshaw, Karrie Fransman, Mark Stafford, Hannah Berry, Rhiana Jade, Ian Jones, Leonardo M. Giron, Rozi Hathaway Ziggy’s Wish When I reviewed Ravi Thornton’s...

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Comics: the Courage To Be Me

March 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Katie Green posts on her involvement in a multi-artist collaboration with Nina Burrowes on Nina’s story The Courage To Be Me, which takes on a very delicate and emotional subject, following five fictional women in...

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Upcoming: Alan Grant talk in Edinburgh

February 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Much loved Brit comics writer, long-time 2000 AD alumni and personal friend of Bruce Wayne, Alan Grant will be taking part in an event in the Stockbridge Library, Edinburgh. Alan will be in conversation with...

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Animation: Caldera

April 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

Now this is just a stunningly beautiful short, award-winning piece of animation from Evan Viera and friends. Caldera draws on Evan’s experiences with his own father, who suffered delusional states because of his schizoaffective disorder,...

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