Are you someone that likes to publicly talk about your disabilities / illnesses on social media?
Constantly, nauseatingly. I’m still not over being ignored as a child.
Who are some of your inspirations?
The doctors who talk down to me, the nurses who use unsanitary techniques risking my health, the government that makes precise moves in the dark to ruin what’s left of our public healthcare system, the mutation that transforms my body & destroys my life, the people I date that can’t be patient when I disappear into the wards.
Your online store is titled "No Visitors.".What does that come from?
I don’t like having visitors in hospital, this building is a loveless machine that can only be survived, I will not endanger my love by bringing it into this place. a lot of art comes from there, loveless survival. the hospital is inside me and when I started writing the comic series “No Visitors” I named it after that place inside me where I’m always alone.
What could you say to other aspiring artists, especially those who live with disability and/or chronic illness?
Your mutation is your weakness, your mutation is your strength, never relent.
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