I found Waldo
Those moments. Those entire nights. You have her all to yourself. She just lies there watching the movie infront of you. Her arms tucked up infront of her. Her hands nestled beneath her head. You watch how her body moves as she breaths. Your eyes roaming all over her skin. Then you touch her, just resting you upon her hip softly. She jumps a little, turns and smiles at you then returns to the film. You feel warm, a blissful feeling as your fingers trip their way over her skin. She purrs and scrunches her shoulders in quiet contentment sensing the movements without watching. Shuffling backward against you, safe, happy, yours!
leave me alone! - a 10 page comic about schizophrenia.
“Steve was a normal teenage kid, but his life got turned upside down the day Dave showed up…”
This is a story made originally for my Year 10 Health assignment on Mental Heath and Illnesses, but it doubled as an artwork at the 2011 Mindscapes festival and was made around R U Okay Day. Either way, people need to know about the seriousness of some mental conditions.
Remember when you read this story, to follow the lines that connect the boxes. They’re drawin in a “hard to follow” way intentionally.
Thought some of you might like to read it.