My first self-published zine compiling things said to me about medication for mental health. I wanted to collect all these opinions and well-meaning but sometimes harmful comments and bits of “advice” and try to visualize my own thoughts about them as a juxtaposition to the text.
RESCUE ME, REMEDY (Inktober 2017)
For Inktober 2017 I created 31 pages of botanical drawings with handwritten descriptions of their purported healing properties according to Dr. Edward Bach. These I then had printed into a zine using green and black Risograph inks.
Unnervingly accurate Illustrations and completely, 100% verifiable descriptions of some of the creatures that haunt both the dreams and nightmares of the Philippines.
Being a teenager on any planet is strange enough, but when Jackson meets an excitable green creature who calls itself Stevie Wonder in his school bathroom, things get downright alien.
SIGHTSEEING FOR THE DEPRESSED & ANXIOUS
HALA! (Inktober 2018)