Girl Power

categories: Cocktail Hour


When I first started cartooning again, a few years ago, one of my first projects was to draw a cartoon essay for The Book of Dads, an anthology of pieces about fatherhood put together by Ben George. My idea was that it would be a braided piece, with one braid being about my sometimes difficult relationship with my father and the other being about my relationship with Hadley, my daughter. To confuse things even more, the two threads would veer diagonally back and forth down the page. Here’s one page, slightly chopped up:




  1. Joseph Longcore writes:

    I have a 2 yr old. Sometimes i think my whole life is a cartoon.

  2. Bill writes:

    I want to know what happened after Dad hit the wall… Great post!