Everything's Exciting And Nothing Hurtsthere's a version of this with pictures on my blog here http://www.fumboo.com/blog/everythingexciting/Everything's Exciting And Nothing Hurts in Personal More Like This
Sometimes I get asked advice about drawing comics. The benefits you'll get from asking are akin to shouting your own name into a bin, in so much that it's probably not going to change anything about your current lifechoices. I can give you all the advice in the world but it's not going to give you the heart and fire you'll need to already have. Dancers act like they have all this passion burning through their veins which they just gotta express, but it's no different for illustrators (granted, less dancing involved). We don't draw this stuff because it kills time, we do it because it makes up such a large part of who we are and how we're defined in the world. And it's not pretentious to declare that either if you want to do this, you better believe the HECK out of what you're doing.
So if that applies to you, and you can say 'it defines who I am in the world' without sounding l