For the next issue of Cold Cuts I was asked to create a short story to incorporate in the magazine. A mini graphic novel insert.
Miss Focket doesn't even like likes
A story exploring the triggering effects of social media on mental health issues, in this case in particular focusing on body dysmorphia.
This is a visual research looking into our phones, if they were not yet an extension of our being they sure are now because of the global pandemic. The way you show yourself or are shown online, being confronted with your own reflection and the normalized use of filters are just some of the factors creating a distorted sense of self. Also when posting anything comes another layer of pressure