Comics by StrangelyKatie

Here you will find a selection of comics created by Katie O’Neill (StrangelyKatie). Though many of them are fairly old work now, I thought I’d leave them up for people to read – especially Princess Princess in its original webcomic form.

You can also read my current webcomic, The Tea Dragon Society, view my portfolio of latest work, or gain access to sketches and behind-the-scenes updates on Patreon!

 

Mushrooms

(March 2014)
A short comic about the kinds of things that can grow when left in the dark.

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Don’t Let Go

(October 2013)
A story designed to fit eight pages, set in a post-apocalyptic city.

Featured in the Faction 3 comic anthology (2014).

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Princess Princess

(February – March 2014)
Amira and Sadie are two very different princesses who decide to take their happily ever after into their own hands. Princess Princess was my first attempt at a longer comic narrative, and I hope one that depicts different kinds of female strength and relationships.

Awarded best book/graphic novel and shortlisted for best overall comic in the first annual Autostraddle Comic and Sequential Art Awards.

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Below The Waves

(Sept 2014)
A story that explores what it’s like to lose something you never had, and the frustration that will surely come to future generations who can’t believe what humans squandered.

Appearing in Rising Tides (2014), a New Zealand a climate change anthology (2014).

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The Girl With Eyes Like A Cat

(Dec 2013)
Inspired by Gothic fairytales and their ink or etched illustrations, a story about a girl with eyes like a cat that are cursed to bring bad luck wherever she goes.

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Counting Stars

(January 2012)
Though a little dated, this was my first finished comic and the online response to it remains a huge source of happiness to me. Hundreds of people contacted me to tell me they understood its meaning and that it brought them comfort or hope. Loneliness is something many of us relate to, and the desire to simply have one person to help us through the hard times.

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Song of the Wheel

(April 2013)
More of a coloured storyboard than a finished comic, drawn to the lyrics of a song by Japanese rock group BUMP OF CHICKEN about two kids who are separated by a train line.

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