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Yiu
05-23-2014, 04:46 AM
Hi, The is a comic strip that I update weekly in my blog. It can be found at Wordpress (http://yiucollection.wordpress.com/)

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05-23-2014, 05:00 AM
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Yiu
05-23-2014, 05:02 AM
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Yiu
05-23-2014, 05:02 AM
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Yiu
05-23-2014, 05:07 AM
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Sentiments #23 (On Capitalism 1)

Diane: Why do I work? Bills, taxes, and what is this devil?

Diane: That's because as a voiceless, a faceless invisible citizen, I'm powerless to change the capitalist system. A system of greed and mindful oblivion of human suffering.

Diane: A system of the moral opposite on human responsibility. A system with ever greater inequality, falsehood and celebrated delusions.

Diane: A system that had turned us all into zombie workers, commodities and feeds. I don't want this. Somewhere along I've awoken to the reality that I'm really a wage slave bond by capitalism, and I work because I must.

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Annotations

--See Jean-Jacques Rousseau's The Social Contract.

--For more social commentary on capitalism, please read the works of Noam Chomsky, and Chris Hedges.

Yiu
05-23-2014, 05:11 AM
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Sentiments #24 (On Capitalism 2)

Diane: A professor once asked, "What is fashion?" and he answered, "It's what you can get for it." That is a general truth of capitalism.

Diane: Adam Smith said the vile maxim of the masters of mankind is to take all for ourselves, and leave nothing for the people. That too is a general truth of capitalism.

Diane: At its core, capitalism (not accounting cultural beliefs) is about getting what you can and as much as you can primarily for yourself. It cares little or none to what happens on others. Civilization requires collective cooperation in order for it to survive, and capitalism resides within it egoistical self-interest and antagonism.

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Annotations

--Capitalism and egoistic self-interest -- see Adam Smith's Wealth of Nations.

Yiu
05-23-2014, 05:13 AM
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Sentiments #25 (On Capitalism 3)

Diane: Is this the Occupy movement?

Abby: Come join us.

Diane: Why are you here?

Abby: I'm here because the bailout had shifted the debts to the people and because of ever widening income gap. I'm also against corporate welfare, and the corporate state.

Diane: You know neoliberalism has won, and there is no other alternative.
Abby: I don't want this, capitalism is the cause of much of the world's suffering, inequality, and all of them are man-made conditions.

Diane: We the people no longer have a voice in the corporate state.

Abby: Our elected president had failed us. Our elected representatives had failed us. The rich rules over us. It's a matter of time before we are push out of our home and the city. Why won't they care?

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Annotations

--Capitalism shift its problem to someone else, but never solve them.

--Income inequality plays a pivotal role in economic inequality. Free market economists justify income inequality as the measure of a person's worth.

--See Fordism on living wages.

--Corporate welfare, also known as subsidies.

--Some countries like China, Japan, and Singapore are neomerchantilists -- see neomerchantilism.

--Japan is egalitarian.

Yiu
05-23-2014, 05:17 AM
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Sentiments #26 (On Capitalism 4)

Abby: Capitalism is loyal to no country. It cares about no group of people, and it has no moral imperatives.

Diane: It does speak in the language of democracy and freedom, and by freedom, it means free trade.

Diane: What is free trade? Marx called it naked self-interest, veiled by illusions, direct, brutal exploitation.

Diane: Under democractic (not community of equals as lay out by Aristotle) free trade, and by democractic, it means deregulation (because regulation is undemocractic) with no accountability to wage, labor, safety, or environmental impacts.

Diane: By free trade, it means the global outsourcing, exploitation of the most vulnerable workers, meaning workers are subjected to market forces, competitions amongst themselves for the same jobs, resources, and see who can pay most for certain things and work for the lowest offer wages.

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Annotations

--See Karl Marx's The Communist Manifesto.
--See Karl Marx's Das Kapital.

Yiu
05-23-2014, 05:19 AM
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Sentiments #27 (On Capitalism 5)

Diane: What is neoliberalism? It is an evolve form of classical liberalism developed in the 18th and 19th century by Adam Smith and David Ricado. It basically means a self-regulated free market economy with limited state control. Its policy is the global free movement and acquisition of properties, goods, services, labors, and capitals, but exclude the free mobility of population. 1 Some called it the utopia of unlimited exploitation.

Diane: Neoliberalism came about between the late 1970s and the early 1980s as a response to the recession of 1973-1975. The policies were to extend markets, competitions, and the complete commodification of social life and all of society. It spread globally via the World Trade Organization, World Bank, International Monetary Fund, and treaties. It was made easier due to international circulation of the dollars.

Diane: Neoliberalism began with the deregulation of industries, the reduction of corporate taxes, the privitization of public services, the dismantlement of welfare programs, the imposition of austerity measures, and the reduction of state support for declining cities. It also attack organize labor, monetary policy toward price stability, and socially criminalizing the urban poor. 2

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Annotations

1. David M. Kotz, Globalization and Neoliberalism, Rethinking Marxism, Volume 12, 2002.

2. Neil Brenner and Nik Theodore, Cities and The Geography of "Actually Existing Neoliberalism," Blackwell Publishers 2002, p.349-377.

Yiu
05-23-2014, 05:22 AM
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Sentiments #28 (On Capitalism 6)

Diane: There were two arguments to what caused the recession between 1980-1982. One was that the rise of interest rate caused the deficit; the other being the deficit causes high interest rate instead because of social spending. 1 The neoliberal argument of the latter was accepted and the deficit was used to attack programs that supported the poor, the middle class, and public investment.

Diane: The effects of urban liberalization was uneven growth, and contradiction to social revitalization. 2 Some sectors or cities benefited while others went into high unemployment, rise in crime, urban dilapidation, and infrastructual deterioration. The tax cuts to the rich and large corporations resulted in trillions of lost revenue, while wars and military spending drove the deficit into new high. The solution was further slashing across social programs.

Diane: The promise of neoliberalism raised profits for the rich, but not wages or tax revenue. The aim has become the dismantlement of social democracy, and FDR's New Deal. It aims for a market based society of unfettered capitalism, a neo-gilded age like the roaring 20s where between 1923-1929, 70% of the wealth went to the top 1%, and only 15% went to the bottom 90%; and economic policy in the interest of the elites. 3

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Annotations

1. Gerard Dumenil and Dominique Levy, Cost and Benefit of Neoliberalism, 21 November 2001.

2. Neil Brenner and Nik Theodore, Neoliberalism and The Urban Condition, City, vol. 9 April 2005.

3 James Crotty, The Great Austerity War: What Caused The US Deficit Crisis and Who Should Pay to Fix It? Oxford Journals, Cambridge Journal of Economic, 27 September 2011.

Yiu
05-23-2014, 05:24 AM
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Sentiments #29 (On Capitalism 7)

Diane: While some countries fall under the umbrella of neoliberalism, those that don't benefit from global free trade favors neomerchantilism. That include almost all of Asia, South America, the Middle East, Germany, and parts of Europe.

Diane: Neomerchantilism is a doctrine that emphasize export over import in order to achieve a trade surplus. It favors the protection of domestic industries, the build up of froeign reserve, devaluation of currency, lower consumption, the state control over monetary policies, and the flow of capitals and credits.

Diane: That give us the political rhetoric of protectionism and currency manipulation, which countries like Brazil, Switzerland, Germany, Japan, China, South Korea, Taiwan, and Singapore are guilty of. 1 In fact it's really the narrative of free market capitalism contrast with that of social market capitalism in a geoeconomic contest; and politic that serve to pressure and poselytize international economy to its ideology. 2

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Annotations

1. Clyde Pestowitz, China’s Not Breaking The Rules. It’s Playing a Different Game, Foreign Policy, 17, February 2013.

2. David Kotz, Neoliberalism and The US Economic Expansion of The 1990s, January 2003.

Yiu
05-23-2014, 05:26 AM
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Sentiments #30 (On Capitalism 8)

Diane: Free trade and neoliberalism reshape the landscape of capital and labor, factories and production in favor of countries where cost could be externalized. When the factory jobs vanished, what was left was the service sector or other low paying jobs. 1

Diane: The reason for low wages was the neoliberal shift of the tax burden from capital to labor to increase profits. As wages became stagnant and fall into decline, it no longer provided upward mobility, but home prices continue to soar. The banks gradually shifted toward high risk loan products.

Diane: Within this is the American Dream of home ownership. Consumers took out subprime ARM (adjustable rate mortgage) despite mounting household debts, and when home prices drop, the interest rate shot up, mortgage default soar. This cause the suprime crisis of 2007, and the collapse of the housing market.

Diane: Financial banks began to buckle as they borrow heavily and are stuck with toxic assets, mortgage back securities and credit default swaps. As bank failed, it locks up the credit market and systemic risk became real. The bailout save capitalism, but these factors drag the world into a global recession. 2

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Annotations

1. Mike Davis, City of Quartz, Vintage Books 1992.

2. PBS Frontline documentary, Inside The Meltdown, 17, February 2009.

Yiu
05-23-2014, 05:27 AM
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Sentiments #31 (On Capitalism 9)

Diane: The crisis further divide the world into two classes, the plutocrats and the rest, non-rich. The affluent one percent's income is roughly 20% of the overall U.S. income, nearly equals to the combine income of the bottom 60% of the population.

Diane: The net worth of the one percent is 33% overall and is greater than the combine 90% of the population. While capitalism is driven by consumption, the plutocrats will be the prime consumers for most of the goods, luxury, services, and not the non-rich rest. 1 The middle class, which has long been the stabilizer of society has been dangerously compressed.

Diane: The typical household income as of 2013 is around 51,000, which is equivocal to what it was in 1988. 2 As combine household income no longer equals to 160,000, or the income definition of the middle class, the decline pressed the middle class into the larger "rest" compose of lower middle class, working poor, and underclass.

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Annotations

1. Citigroup, Plutonomy: Buying Luxury, Explaining Global Imbalances, 16, October 2005.

2. Eduardo Porter, New York Times, “America’s Shrinking Middle Class” , 18, September 2013.

Yiu
05-23-2014, 05:30 AM
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Sentiments #32 (On Capitalism 10)

Diane: That brings us here, the Occupy rally, and another endemic crisis of capitalism. How can the economy get better? By urging the rest of the world to consume more, by the process of consumptionomic. What is consumption, but the rapid depletion, destruction of resources and the environment. The cost has been globally externalize. The contemporary profligation comes at the detriment of future generations.

Diane: Consumption is the actualization, the zenith, the power of capital and capitalism. All the antagonism within the mode, means and relations of production that Marx was saying all comes down to what you can consume at the end of the day, and that disparity is what separate us within the vertical hierarchy. That's why capitalism is ever striving for the maximization in productivity, so to consume more, and bigger things.

Diane: Consumption growth parallels income growth. 1 Consumption by debt is not the way. A $1000 increase in credit debt leads to 2% decrease in consumption. 2 The economy can benefit by amending wage inequality at home, by a more balance distribution of profits in the form of wages, by giving some of that bargaining power to the workers to help fuel the economy. 3

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Annotations

--See Chandran Nair's Consumptionomics, Wiley 2011.

1. Christopher D. Carroll and Lawrence H. Summers, Consumption Growth Parallels Income Growth: Some New Evidence, National Saving and Economic Performance, January 1991.

2. Tufan Ekici and Lucia Dunn, Credit Card Debt and Consumption: Evidence from Household-Level Data, 2006.

3. Neil Shah, The Wall Street Journal, “Stagnant Wages Are Crimping Economic Growth”, 25, August 2013.

Yiu
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Sentiments #33 (On Capitalism 11)

Diane: Our current capitalist system isn't all bad. It had brought lower infant mortality, better health care, longer life expectancy, better education, higher living standard, and greater leisure time. It is better than feudalism that came before it.

Diane: Many social, economic, and environment issues that confront us today, like financial crisis, poverty, inequality, finite resources and climate changes are inherent problems within capitalism. There is a lack of political will and creative economic alternative to establish new relationship to these challenges.

Diane: New technological innovations will one day forge new relationship between technology and labors. The question is what will happen to the labors that are no longer needed when cheaper, more efficient and competent A.I. can replace all sectors of services and industries?

Diane: The future generations might also ask why we did so little today regarding the horror of climate changes? The answer is the leading industrial nations of our time haven't been honest or willing to deal with the problems. It had simply shifted the responsibility to the future generations to confront and to solve.

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Yiu
05-23-2014, 05:40 AM
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Yiu
05-23-2014, 05:40 AM
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Yiu
05-23-2014, 05:41 AM
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Yiu
05-23-2014, 05:41 AM
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Yiu
05-23-2014, 05:42 AM
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Yiu
05-23-2014, 05:42 AM
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Yiu
05-23-2014, 05:43 AM
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Yiu
05-23-2014, 05:44 AM
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MBirkhofer
05-23-2014, 07:17 AM
haha. wow. thats a new one.

Good comic though.

some of the strips are far too wordy. The "on capitalism" especially" While you have an obvious message, the solid block of words, with that typeface and font makes it just penetrable. Maybe it was intended to be unreadable..

In general use a different font. Get one that is all caps all the time. then enter the text in "lowercase" so that your "I"'s do not have crossbars. crossbar "I"'s are only for proper names, and the the pronoun I.

Ray Dillon
05-24-2014, 03:17 PM
Excellent thread! Great job with all the updates. Love the first banner image you posted. It all looks great and I'll read as soon as I get a minute! Keep up the great thread!

Yiu
05-30-2014, 06:31 AM
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Yiu
06-06-2014, 01:58 AM
Sentiments #55

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Yiu
06-13-2014, 04:17 AM
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Yiu
06-20-2014, 12:26 AM
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Yiu
06-27-2014, 02:48 AM
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Transform

My name is Nell, I’m a black and white cat.
I put on a costume to do my comedy act.

A cane, a mustache, a skate and a bowler hat.
Transform me into a caricature, something the world likes perhaps?

At the end of day, I just want myself back.
I’m content, I love myself, and I’m comfortable with that.

—–
1.) where did you find the inspiration for the work?

The cat Nell is a character from a webcomic that I drew. The comic strip is call Sentiments. Transformation is the process of becoming, Our society is made up of assume roles. The costume is the metaphor for the characterization, the occupation, or roles that we transform into and away from each day. When we aren’t in uniform, it’s one of the most comfortable and lovely thing.

Yiu
07-02-2014, 12:58 PM
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Yiu
07-10-2014, 11:07 AM
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Yiu
07-18-2014, 12:32 AM
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Yiu
07-25-2014, 01:17 PM
Sentiments #62

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Charles
07-25-2014, 01:41 PM
This isn't my kind of comic, personally, but I will say this about it - I think that it is a well done comic strip. I find myself clicking on this thread to look at your latest update of it, regardless of my personal taste in comic strips.

Yiu
08-01-2014, 01:27 AM
Sentiments #63
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Yiu
08-08-2014, 12:02 AM
Sentiments #64
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Yiu
08-14-2014, 03:01 PM
Sentiments #65
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Yiu
08-21-2014, 02:43 PM
Sentiments #66
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Yiu
09-07-2014, 08:52 AM
Sentiments #67
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Yiu
09-07-2014, 08:52 AM
Sentiments #68
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Yiu
09-20-2014, 04:38 AM
Sentiments #69
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Yiu
10-21-2014, 02:42 AM
Sentiments #70
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Yiu
10-21-2014, 02:43 AM
Sentiments #71
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Yiu
10-21-2014, 02:43 AM
Sentiments #72
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Yiu
10-25-2014, 12:41 AM
Sentiments #73
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Yiu
10-31-2014, 02:56 AM
Sentiments #74
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Yiu
11-07-2014, 05:46 AM
Sentiments #75
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Yiu
11-15-2014, 02:46 AM
Sentiments #76
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Yiu
11-22-2014, 03:51 AM
Sentiments #77
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Yiu
11-28-2014, 04:01 AM
Sentiments #78
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Yiu
12-05-2014, 03:31 AM
Sentiments #79
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Yiu
12-13-2014, 03:58 AM
Sentiments #80
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Yiu
12-21-2014, 02:17 AM
Sentiments #81
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Yiu
12-28-2014, 03:52 AM
Sentiments #82
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Yiu
01-02-2015, 08:17 AM
Sentiments #83
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QAN
01-02-2015, 09:13 AM
This strip is goofiness. I'm enjoying it a lot. Has a certain Doonesbury/Calvin and Hobbes feel. Glad you got better with the language/dialogue.

Yiu
01-09-2015, 07:12 AM
Sentiments #84
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Charles
01-09-2015, 07:04 PM
Sentiments #84
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1st Panel - Should be portrayed, not portray.

3rd Panel - Moved, not move.

3rd Panel - Pursue, not pursued.

Yiu
01-10-2015, 02:58 AM
Charles, I don't know anything about you, and I have never spoken to you before here. I'm sure the same applied to you about me. It's not my intention to engage in petty argument. This is a site were a lot of professional artists network. How one carries himself is very important. I certainly don't want to carry myself by writing jousts or rebuttals, and of all places, in a forum.

My intention has always been and is to show my work. It's easy to find faults in other's work, and in my case perhaps grammatical errors. I don't denied they are there, to say one is infallible is haughty and arrogant, I must admit to my faults quickly, as I too is organic and human. Everyone makes errors, writers and journalists make common grammatical mistakes just like everyone else, even Noam Chomsky. The focus of writers have always been the message, for they carry the weight of the mind. My focus has always been the messages that I wanted to convey, they preoccupied me, and left me with little room for other compromise. In such circumstance, the English language sometimes escape me.

I should never have to write a long exegesis in defense of myself and my competence, but then again mental geographies betray social prejudice. I would rather use my posting privilege to post something of worth, a well meaning message, or a work of consequence. To have to write in defense of myself is demeaning. It is distasteful. Instead of discussion of important topics or social issues. I'm reduce to fending off the flotsam and jetsam of internet trolling. What is trolling, but the process of instilling discords and disruptions, to create doubts when there isn't any. Some people trolled for the purpose of attention, they delight in seeing other undergo distress, they delight in the machiavellianism, the psychopathy, the insinuations they bring. Sheltered behind the anonymity of the internet, trolls gang up with other trolls, and in no time they transform something that is good, to an irreversible slum that is a reflection of them.

Charles
01-11-2015, 11:43 PM
People do post for a wide variety of different reasons. People also misinterpret all kinds of different things that get posted. Of course, people try to assign motives that don't actually exist, at times, as well.

That said, you are posting it in the English language. I was merely pointing out the typos in the spelling of certain words, as I figured that the intended audience was of the English-speaking variety. People do make mistakes and errors in their writing. I do it all of the time. I also try to correct them, especially in instances where that which is being conveyed is intended to have a degree of permanence to it. Comic strips and comic books are examples of things that I consider to have a certain permanence to them.

Feel free to continue posting. I merely noticed the errors, and thought that I would take a moment out to pint them out to you. There's no ill motive here. If you have no interest in correcting such errors, then so be it.

Fair enough?

Yiu
01-21-2015, 02:24 AM
Mr. Charles Mosteller, I don't troll forums, I don't troll others. I don't enjoy jousts with random strangers on the net. I don't want to talk to you, but I will still address you with courtesy. There are times when I look forward to posting my next strip. Last week wasn't one of them. I dreaded it because I knew the message would be lost. I knew from this point on I will have to fend off opportunistic trolls that doesn't respect or understand boundary. This thread, which I had kept with diligence and care, which had been civil would never be the same again.

To all friends and fellow artists, my tribe. It is with an enormous regret that this will be my final post here at Digitalwebbing. I will continue the strip in my blog at Wordpress and elsewhere. I like to say thank you to the community, and for the privilege to have been able to post and show my work, thank you.


Yiu
January 21, 2015
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