I’m excited to announce that I am going to Emerald City Comic Con in Seattle, Washington! I’ve never been there before, so I’m excited to walk around and meet other artists!
I am also going to be on a panel!
THU, MAR 14, 2019
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Please check out the link above for more info if you’re interested in attending! I’m so excited to discuss this topic, because as a first time author I have a lot of thoughts!
I will be at ECCC all of Thursday and possibly on Friday. If you see me walking around feel free to say hello!
Hello, all! I wanted to come back a bit earlier, but that’s okay! I am finally back! Updates will resume just like they did before. I will post a page every Wednesday at 8pm Eastern Time.
About the Tumblr…
I wanted to quickly talk about my Tumblr site. As most of you know, Tumblr recently changed its policies regarding nudity and explicit material. A lot of content has been getting flagged. Although sometimes the algorithm will flag content that shouldn’t be a problem for their new rules. That being said, some of my posts were flagged and I had to appeal them. I know it’s kind of silly, considering that WAHF is for all ages, but a lot of artists on Tumblr have been affected by this change as well. It’s a bit unfortunate. I know that several artists moved to other platforms such as Twitter and abandoned their Tumblr. I can understand where they’re coming from, considering that it’s difficult to stay on a website that doesn’t support their content.
So, what am I going to do? I am going to stay on Tumblr for now. A lot of my readers use Tumblr and I don’t want to leave them! If any other significant changes end up happening, I may change my mind. But for now, I will use the platform.
This is one of the reasons why I created my own website! I have the freedom to post whatever I want here. I don’t have to abide by someone else’s rules or policies! If you’re an artist and you aren’t happy with Tumblr right now, I recommend making your own website. Plus there are other great platforms with big artist communities.
Book Info and Updates!
So, if you guys haven’t checked my website in a while, my book cover has been released! Please check it out if you haven’t already. I’m really excited about it!
I am FINALLY done working on the WAHF graphic novel! There were a few odds and ends I had to complete, but I am finally on the other side!! I’m super proud of how the book turned out and I think you guys will love it too. I put my heart and soul into it all last year and I’m excited that you guys will get to read it soon!
Please stay tuned! There are more announcements to come. Get ready for an exciting year!
The cover of my upcoming graphic novel has finally been revealed! I really hope you guys like it! On the front you can see that there are some of your favorite characters, such as King!
I had a lot of fun making this cover. It’s playful and whimsical, yet loud and colorful! I think this will get a lot of people excited to see what’s inside!
The book will officially be released on July 30, 2019! For more info, please check out its official page on Quirk Books!
Hello, my wonderful readers! Your magical comic creator is here to speak about things!
So, I wanted to come on here and say that We Are Here Forever is going to take another hiatus. I'd love to start working on the next chapter immediately, but I'm working to finish the graphic novel! My deadline is coming up soon and I really need to get it done, so I'm going to have to shift my focus entirely on completing the book. Once the book is done, I'll let you guys know and start working on the next chapter. My hiatus will last for approximately 2 months.
Thanks so much for your support! I'll post some fun stuff during this break.
Also! I am going to be posting some fan stuff in the meantime! If you would like to submit any fanart, fanfic, fancomics, poetry, or anything We Are Here Forever to me, I'd love to post it. If you’d like me to include your name and social media, please send all info to me. Please send to email@example.com and name the subject of your email “Fan Stuff”.
Here are some disclaimers: Please keep in mind that you own all forms of content that you send to me. I will not post your content in any other place other than this website and my tumblr. I will not sell your content in any way. NSFW content will not be posted.
If you would like to see what I’m up to, please follow me on social media! I’m on twitter and instagram as @michellegish
Thanks so much and I'll talk to you guys soon!
Hello, all! I am extremely proud to announce that I am publishing a graphic novel with Quirk Books! It will be available through all standard book retailers, both online and brick-and-mortar.
I have been working extremely hard on this book and I promise it will be worth the wait! Until then, you can read a preview of the book over at quirkbooks.tumblr.com! Please let me know what you guys think!
Again, thank you all so much for reading and giving me amazing support. I will give more updates as time comes, but for now, I hope you enjoy the first preview chapter of the book!
Hello, friends! Because of the convention I am preparing for this weekend, I won’t update the comic this Wednesday. Although, I will be back next week!
Where will I be this weekend? SPX! Please visit me if you’re in the area, or if you happen to be going! It’s going to be a lot of fun and there will be a ton of cool artists!
Thanks and I’ll see all of you next week!
Hello, friends! I am happy to announce that We Are Here Forever will be at Small Press Expo 2018! SPX is an awesome convention in Bethesda, Maryland that features indie comics, cartoons, and graphic novels. So, it's basically right up my alley! The convention will be held September 15-16, so it's only a few weeks away!
I will be selling new WAHF merch, as well as other fun stuff I will soon be sharing! Some of you guys came last year and it was really awesome meeting you! If you are in the area, don't be afraid to stop by and say hello.
I will be at table D10 with Sam Schechter, who will also be selling her amazing art! You should all check her out when you have the time!