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Alitha E. Martinez
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  • Deviant for 13 years
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My Bio
My name is Alitha Martinez and I draw comics!

WELL! It's Certainly Been Forever.

WELL! It's Certainly Been Forever.

A lot has happened, but that's the fun part. Everything keeps changing and we get to grow and learn from it.

This is What I will Tell My Son in the Morning.

This is What I will Tell My Son in the Morning.

Have experienced sexism, racism, colorism. I have been marginalized, excluded, forgotten, and dismissed. I'm surprised when I'm included in any conversation; but never surprised that I'm not remembered as if I'm always a new. After 18 years in the industry new for me stands for Not Exemplary Work. I see things have gotten worse during this election season. I see that the doors of a lot of hearts have been flung wide open and people aren't really surprised by what they've found inside. I'm not surprised (see beginning). The injustice is deep. Our indifference is crippling, and the anonymity of  social media is enabling. We love dead victims a
Today, I am enormously happy!! How about you?

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Greetings.  Really love your artwork.  If and when you are available for commissions, I'd love to know your rates.  Thanks for your time.
DebtheAuthorHobbyist Writer
Hey, Alitha! We met at the Dover Comic Con in Delaware two summers ago. Just wanted to see if you'd heard of the Universal Fan Con coming to Baltimore next year. It was created by Jamie Broadnax (BlackGirlNerds) for marginalized SFF fans. I think you'd get a lot of attention if you set up there. :D
Hi Hi,
I hadn't heard of it. TY for telling me. I'll watch out for it.
DebtheAuthorHobbyist Writer
You're welcome!
ZhangXueLingStudent General Artist
Hi Alitha! My name is Shirley and I will be visiting you at Book Fest in Central Pennsylvania this Saturday. I love your art style and I want to support you by speaking with you this weekend. I hope I can see you there! 
Love your work!  Do you accept commission requests?
JasonComplexHobbyist Traditional Artist
SO glad i found your DA.
I was at your booth earlier and brought 2 posters and 2 mini pics. 
You probably won't remember me (White hair and red lenses) 
Anyways love your art XD