Comics :

Mixtape 3

Mixtape issue 3 is here! This issue has a longer backpacking story, my previously posted Denver comics, and a bunch of other daily comics. It’s one of my favorites yet.

You can buy a digital copy of it for five bucks on gumroad.

Here are some pages:

SF Pride Trans March

6.27.17 I followed The Degenderettes through the march from Dolores Park through the Castro to the Tenderloin. They are a crew of misfits, clad in black and painted in skull makeup, puppeteering a giant cardboard skeleton monster. There are smiles and kisses in the street, tits out, dancing, and an anger, a heat of revolution and riot. Onlookers smiled and applauded. Police lined the streets but were non-violent towards us. Everyone marching is pissed, in-love, sick of the state of things, ready to fight. The energy is thick, happy and furious. My favorite banner read: Not Gay As In Happy But Queer as in Fuck You.

DiNK 2017

A recreation of the events in Denver, CO on 4/7/17-4/9/17

Starring: Jamaica Dyer, Jay Ho, Denis Kitchen, Nia King, Felipe Echevarria, Zak Kinsella, Lonnie MF Allen, Karl Krumpholz, and Aidan Koch. Events resemble happenings at DiNK in 2017, but no quotes are exact, they are fabricated by Jamaica Dyer.

Protest Comics

Women’s March, SFO Protest, Atena Farghadani, No Ban No Wall. Lots has been happening. I’ve been keeping diary comics and they are collected in my new book, Mixtape #2, our in February.

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Election Comic

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I’ve been drawing a lot of 1-panel autobio comics lately, and pulled a bunch of my election panels together for the new Resist! zine. It’s crazy to take the little micro logs of life and trauma and see the impact they have all stitched together. (Updated) can now be seeon on resistsubmission.com.

In Oakland we’re mourning the loss of lives in the Ghost Ship fire. Such a horrific accident, and so many vibrant, creative friends are lost, grieving and devastated. I don’t have the words to express how sad I am and how much I am thinking of everyone.

On a lighter note, my happy autobio comics from earlier this year, Mixtape #1, is now available on Comixology.

And my first comic, the coming-of-age surreal Weird Fishes also just became available digitally on Comixology.

I’ll be regularly updating with new autobio comics on twitter.

Take care of yourselves, sending love,
J


JAMDYE



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