Chapter: Singular Blues


0069 Issues

You know you’ve successfully created a well-rounded character when they hijack your expository/setup scene and fill it with their abandonment issues.


0067 POV

Robert (check the comments) suggested I should focus less on the backgrounds to move things along. Sorry, Robert. I didn’t do that. Basically, what happened is that a very long time ago I created the backgrounds that make up Rey’s apartment. Then I reused some assets by opening that file, […]


0066 That Drink

One possible solution to the pacing problem: Bigger comic. Downside: requires more art. Upside: doesn’t take that much longer to produce. We shall see how this goes,


What the F

You may have noticed that, sometime in the last day, the declared update schedule for this comic switched from three days a week to one. As the placeholder says, WTF? It all boils down to a response to criticism. Kind of a second-order effect of criticism. I can say, honestly, I […]


0062 A Decent Proposal

Unplanned week off. It’s not that I don’t care about feeding my audience because I do. I don’t want to talk about it.


0061 Needling

I’m often conflicted about what the characters should actually say.  I try to be good about balancing the characters’ personality with the exposition and to be careful about having them tell each other things they’d already know. I recently had a short discussion about “show, don’t tell,” and it occurred to me […]