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thenearsightedmonkey:

Hand-painted manuscript page from the first draft of “Cruddy”, by Lynda Barry

I just started following thenearsightedmonkey, so I’ll go ahead and apologize for the Lynda Barry spam that’s sure to follow. I’ll try to withhold too many glowing posts, because sometimes when I talk too much about how I love Lynda/how she inspires me/ how she puts into words all the things I ever think about creativity, I get a little too into it.

thenearsightedmonkey:

Hand-painted manuscript page from the first draft of “Cruddy”, by Lynda Barry

I just started following thenearsightedmonkey, so I’ll go ahead and apologize for the Lynda Barry spam that’s sure to follow. I’ll try to withhold too many glowing posts, because sometimes when I talk too much about how I love Lynda/how she inspires me/ how she puts into words all the things I ever think about creativity, I get a little too into it.

— 2 years ago with 23 notes
#Lynda Barry  #Cruddy  #What It Is  #Writing the Unthinkable 
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    Ah I have one of those stamps in my copy of the book. She is so cool.
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    ————— from one of me favourite books.
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    I just started following thenearsightedmonkey, so I’ll go ahead and apologize for the Lynda Barry spam that’s sure to...
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