Comics have fascinated me since a young age (I'm still young). Copies of Garfield, Tinkle, Archie's, family Circus, and few others serve a pleasant dose of nostalgia on my shelf. When I joined Instagram, I came across comic strips by artists like Sarah Andersen and Cassandra Calin. The quality, humor, and the degree to which I could relate to them fascinated me. I kept thinking: "These webcomics are really cool! I wish I too could draw like them!”

I didn’t have an Arts degree (well, I still don’t) and I was terrible with doodling. I did draw portraits of my friends, so I was not new to drawing but penciling straight out of my mind...That scared me! How do people do that!? Surely one must have an Arts degree to do that! But I guess not.

I finally took the step to try out cartoon drawings after being inspired by a friend’s artwork. It was a terrible start but over the weeks I started getting better at it. I created my first funny comic on paper and shared it online and got a small amount of positive feedback which was more than enough to drive me to continue drawing.

I then focused on saving up to buy myself a laptop and a pen tablet since I wanted to digitize the funny doodles I'd created. Once I got that done, I started drawing digitally to finally create artwork with smooth linework and color.

Soon my cute comics began to get a better response on Instagram. I got reposts from popular comic pages and I watched as my account grew slowly. It has been like that ever since.

I draw relatable comics that depict my everyday life. I figured, why pen down words in a diary when I can record life in comics and share them with the world? Most of my comics are based on real-life incidents or conversations; the others are products of my stray thoughts conjuring funny situations. I avoid giving any of the characters a name because I want people to relate to them.

It's been over a year now and my page has grown and my artwork has improved. Here are my comics that have gone viral at some point in time on Instagram or Facebook. Have fun reading!

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#1

Cheers To The Chair!

Cheers To The Chair!

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Kassy Shotts
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2 years ago

I thought I was the only one who had a chair lmao

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#2

Socializing Is Hard

Socializing Is Hard

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meerakat5
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2 years ago

THAT'S ME!!!!

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#3

When You're Dieting And It's Finally Cheat Day!

When You're Dieting And It's Finally Cheat Day!

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Da Potato
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2 years ago

This struggle is so relatable... XD I'd get motivated to diet but that journey would never get past even 2 weeks :')

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#4

Is It Just Me Though?

Is It Just Me Though?

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A Rose Among Thorns
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2 years ago

Pretty much...

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#5

When You Have Too Many Passwords

When You Have Too Many Passwords

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Da Potato
Community Member
2 years ago

Same... hence why I ended up making lots of new accounts because I keep forgetting them passwords. I shall keep my passwords somewhere lol.

Kaisu Rei
Community Member
2 years ago

Don't most sites have an option in case you forget your password, where they email you a link where you can change your password so you don't have to make new accounts?

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Daria B
Community Member
2 years ago (edited)

Meanwhile, on my Microsoft account... "Insert password" *inserts password* → "incorrect password" *clicks on "forgot password"* → "insert your new password" *inserts same password that showed as incorrect* → "your new password cannot be the same as your current password, please, choose a new one" *facepalms*

mca
Community Member
2 years ago

ALL the time!!!!

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Donna Cheung
Community Member
2 years ago

Sometimes I write down my passwords on little bits of paper... then lose the paper somewhere.

Michelle Dodson
Community Member
2 years ago

I have a spreadsheet listing user names & passwords & NO - I don't keep it on my computer.

LazyPanda
Community Member
2 years ago

This is why you've gotta stick with one account.No matter if that one ex or mother or little sister finds out the password

Tricia Flynn
Community Member
2 years ago

I have them encrypted on my phone

Felicia Murphy
Community Member
2 years ago

I once had a password that was FuckThisShit2243

back atya
Community Member
2 years ago

I'm a gov. employee and they're always making us change passwords. So I've used passwords like yours Felicia lol

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Erica D B
Community Member
2 years ago

Probably a terrible idea but I use the same password for basically everything with a few chances to each one and I also keep them all in a locked notes on my laptop.

Hobbit Girly
Community Member
2 years ago

I make my password the same for EVERYTHING, or at least a letter or two off for safety reasons.

GamerGirl123
Community Member
2 years ago

This happens to me all the time because I accidentally make different versions of the same password for different sites.

NWB
Community Member
2 years ago

or "create new password' nope cant be the same one as before ARGH!!!!

Jaguarundi
Community Member
2 years ago

...me...

Bluebell Rizzi
Community Member
2 years ago

Me.

Letitia Hedding
Community Member
2 years ago

ha. me everyday!

Bored Phoenix
Community Member
2 years ago

That’s why i put them down in Notes. But then i still forget. *sigh*

TheNerdyOne
Community Member
2 years ago

I can realte sadly I can’t remember my account password for sims 4 😢

thepotatogirl
Community Member
2 years ago

this is why I only have two passwords, one normal and one for passwords that require capital letters and numbers

Aadil Shaik
Community Member
2 years ago

disabled

Xoxo
Community Member
2 years ago

I should not know the password recovery methods for every program I use as well as I do. I know them better than I know any password. I'm the one who knows customer service people a bit too well, based entirely on pure familiarity.

Dani
Community Member
2 years ago

SAME!! My sister keeps getting into my phone and texting my friends and stuff so I keep having to change the passcode and now I can’t even remember what it is. If I ever lose my right thumb I’m in deep trouble...

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#6

Rants

Rants

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Spriy
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2 years ago

I'm like that a lot...

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#7

Texts From Bae

Texts From Bae

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Night Owl
Community Member
2 years ago

Even better ;)

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#8

It's All About The Money Money

It's All About The Money Money

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Phoebe Bean
Community Member
2 years ago

Not exactly a win-win situation...

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#9

We Forgive But Never Forget

We Forgive But Never Forget

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Bored Phoenix
Community Member
2 years ago

I need to start doing iy

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#10

I'm A Potato!

I'm A Potato!

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Da Potato
Community Member
2 years ago

The people at my college are so fashionable that I'd feel like a damn potato whenever I'm at school XD

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#11

Just For Laughs

Just For Laughs

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Da Potato
Community Member
2 years ago

Why am I not photogenic? >_< Maybe it is just my perception but people always say that I don't look as bad as I thought in these kind of photos haha

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#12

My Life Summed Up

My Life Summed Up

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Da Potato
Community Member
2 years ago

I am currently on my semester break and thank goodness I don't feel bored. Yet.

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#13

The Main Reason Why Things Don't Work Out In My Life

The Main Reason Why Things Don't Work Out In My Life

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Bored Phoenix
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2 years ago

That happens ALL THE FRICKING TIME!

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#14

Dedicated To The Ticklish

Dedicated To The Ticklish

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Da Potato
Community Member
2 years ago

Lmao. That's so me whenever my sister is about to tickle me XD It's weird because I won't feel ticklish if I don't know someone is going to tickle me but when I do know, I'd feel ticklish af even though they haven't touched me yet... I wonder if others can relate ? :D

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#15

When You Are Hungry

When You Are Hungry

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Da Potato
Community Member
2 years ago

True, 90% of my anger is mostly caused because of my hunger lmao. XD I won't be grumpy if my stomach ain't empty.

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#16

Wish Me It's My Birthday!

Wish Me It's My Birthday!

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Person2638
Community Member
2 years ago

SAME! Everyone else is like 'meh my birthday' and I once learned the day after my friend's birthday that it was her birthday, because SHE NEVER TOLD ANYONE! I always make sure that EVERYONE knows my birthday and wishes me.

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#17

She May Not Say It But She Believes It

She May Not Say It But She Believes It

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Phoebe Bean
Community Member
2 years ago

Mom knows best.

#18

Anyone Else In The Same Boat?

Anyone Else In The Same Boat?

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Bored Phoenix
Community Member
2 years ago

Me 🙋🏾‍♀️

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#19

Just Mom Things

Just Mom Things

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Phoebe Bean
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2 years ago

Another sad ending for this poor introvert.

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#20

Why Do Guys Have Perfect Eyelashes When They Don't Even Need It?

Why Do Guys Have Perfect Eyelashes When They Don't Even Need It?

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Night Owl
Community Member
2 years ago

Genetics *shrug* I'm sometimes jealous, too

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#21

When You Get To Know Them

When You Get To Know Them

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Da Potato
Community Member
2 years ago

Only people close to me will know how 'ugly' my real laugh is XD

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#22

Did Someone Say Sale?!

Did Someone Say Sale?!

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Phoebe Bean
Community Member
2 years ago

50% off ... impossible to resist.

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#23

The Struggle Is Real

The Struggle Is Real

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Phoebe Bean
Community Member
2 years ago

Yes, how?

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#24

I'm Tired, I'm Hungry, I'm Anything But Motivated

I'm Tired, I'm Hungry, I'm Anything But Motivated

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Mia Rennie
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2 years ago

*checks for abs*

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#25

Cake Is My Weakness

Cake Is My Weakness

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Lilian Della Rose
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2 years ago

Reminds me of the Jumanji remake; pound cake made Kevin Hart’s character explode

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#26

Dedicated To The Loud Ones

Dedicated To The Loud Ones

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Da Potato
Community Member
2 years ago

Yup, I have mental notes for this one XD

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#27

Lies, Lies, Everywhere

Lies, Lies, Everywhere

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Da Potato
Community Member
2 years ago

Haha, this happened when I had a team project XD My team had really horrible teamwork but during the evaluation part, I sugarcoated most of them...

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#28

Stylists' Advice

Stylists' Advice

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Person2638
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2 years ago

Same. I have really curly hair and I use this straightening conditioner...

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#29

People Like This

People Like This

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Da Potato
Community Member
2 years ago

I said that too haha. Sometimes I do find myself ridiculous for saying that after eating lots of food XD

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#30

When They Buy Something New

When They Buy Something New

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Car Alarm
Community Member
2 years ago (edited)

weird flex but ok

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