The Great Depression

A black and white sketch comic that tells the story of what it was like to be depressed during The Great Depression.

 

How Do I Enjoy Life?

It was the Winter of 1939 and the world was breaking out into a World War. The United States had yet to step in and their recruiting was not at the level it's at today. With The Great Depression still at the forefront, creating jobs was sucking up most of the...

Depression Food Line

If you battle depression, you most likely evaluate yourself  or others as being superior or inferior, instead of describing, accepting and understanding. Do you continually live your life by measuring things against arbitrary standards? Do you have unrealistic...

Emotional Currency

Based on studies within in recent years, we've been able to understand how homelessness affects mental health, and when you think of The Great Depression during the 1930's, it must have been an epidemic that had the sound of silence. In a newer study by Dr. Guy...

I Can’t Get Out Of Bed

Have you ever uttered the words "I can't get out of bed this morning?" Most likely you have at some point in your life, but when you're depressed, that phrase gets uttered a little more often. One of the hallmarks of depression is avoidance, and staying in bed all day...

Dust Bowl Blues

The below sketch drawing is of the Dust Bowl. During the Great Depression, farmers unknowingly over worked their fields without the proper understanding of ecology and agriculture. They were chasing food prices that kept on going lower without realizing that the more...