Month: October 2015

Chronicles of a Dreamer 7

An imaginary world of ink and ideas

Week 7



Drawing the Line: Conflict Comics

Stories are always about conflict.

Comics are also stories, but while they generally involve conflict, these comics are specifically about the stories in conflict scenarios.

They’re about invincible ammunition, the key to peaceful parties, the problem in Pondoland, the duty of humans and the reality of peace.


a note to the writer going to war

You are going to war, my friend.

No matter how soft your step or tender your touch; no matter how kind your words or hard your helmet – you are marching into the depth and darkness of despair. You are going where the rain is red and wounds are washed by weeping widows. (more…)

Fees, freedom and the fallen

Our history hurts, and without education, freedom is dumb because people are trapped by the crimes of time. Although the blade has fallen on fees, how do we account for the suffering and desperation of our communities?


Rising students and Joza’s community in crisis

The students are rising so that fees will fall. At the same time, the Joza community crippled by xenophobic crimes and widespsread looting, which wash the streets in chaos and shards of glass.  (more…)