Annie Mok makes comics both solo and collaboratively, draws illustrations, writes, and sings in the pop groups See-Through Girls and Wolf Thistle. She received a 2014 Transformation Award from the Leeway Foundation. You can find her solo comics at her Medium page, her illustration work at heyanniemok.com, her blogging at heyanniemok.tumblr.com, and her tweets @HeyAnnieMok.
A comic about our paths to choosing our names.
Reflections on Joe Brainard’s poetry and my own creative process.
The first chapter of a new comic series.
“Stories change you, and you change the stories.”
“I feel more comfortable than I’ve ever been.”
All the tools you’ll need to get creative.
“Gaming the system” was my escape valve.
Make your own funnies.
Songs to help you break free.
James Dean and queer tenderness.
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Rookie is an online magazine and book series for teenagers. Each month, a different editorial theme drives the writing, photography, and artwork that we publish. Learn more about us here, and find out how to submit your work here!