A zine is a small-circulation self-published work of original or appropriated texts and images, usually reproduced via a copy machine. Zines are the product of either a single person or of a very small group, and are popularly photocopied into physical prints for circulation. (wikipedia)
I told my mom I wanted to grow up to be a comic artist when it was 2008. Fast forward, I made my first zine in 2019, won Broken Pencil's Best Comic Zine Award in 2022, and gave a panel talk on comics in 2023.
Comic is my sancturary and communication. Slowly but steadily, I'm working towards a chilhood dream.
2023, Personal Zine
A personal zine about moments in life to remind myself and the readers to stay soft in a tough rough world.
A short comic about my Chinese legal name, identity complex as first generation immigrant, and how I make peace with it.
Winner of Broken Pencil Zine Award's Best Comic Zine.
Finished and published a zine from 2019, about overflowing emotions.
A quarantine zine about isolation, depressing thoughts, and overflowing emotions.
A more personal and silly story on the concept of make-believe & wannabe.