An excerpt from my next buddy cop comedy novel, Gunn & Balloo, as well as a perspective on why, when sad, I prefer to right funny rather than dive into melancholy.
A look at the well worn Emotionally Detached Genius character archetype, and what necessary to make it work and keep it from being just another douchebag.
My favorite stories of characters facing their own mortality and deaths.
How Bojack and Doki Doki Literature Club show us the perils of trying to “save” someone with depression
Up concrete steps, chipping paint crackling under his feet. The latch on the gate creaks with…
Taking a look at how the “medium is the message,” by way of a story telling method that is completely unique to video games.
Wherein I ponder the Theseus paradox and the volume of work Drawful has taken.
A look at the scope of continuing work on Drawful the Awful, and where I’m at in my love for this story.
A bonus post with a preview of the rough sketches for the Front Cover and (Spoiler Warning) the last illustration of Drawful the Awful.
Wherein I discuss how I tie motivations, morality and thematics together through the archetypes of cardinal virtues and deadly sins.