This is a comic about my life as a writer.
Hi everyone, I'm Narcissa. I've wanted to write books since I was twelve, and I've found that a lot happened along the way - and I'm still far from where I wanted to get to!
I've also been doing projects with Hazel, my sister, since we were old enough to tell each other stories. We would re-enact Macbeth with toy animals when we were little, so you get the idea (I think MacDuff got to be the sea-lion).
So this is a bit of both of us - I do the script and the writing, she does the illustrations. Most of this is based on my life, but I've taken some liberties.
I realise that writing is a solitary thing, but I think writers could do with knowing more about each other's struggles. So I hope this will help some of you out there cope with the rocky road of trying to get published!
This is a work of (sometimes) fiction. Any resemblances to actual persons, living or dead, events or locales will happen, but please don't tell them you noticed.