Spotlight: For a Period of Time

Hi! My name is Rebecca Burke and I make, talk about, and write about comics in my free time. During the pandemic, I needed a new project and started this one: For A Period of Time. It is an autobiographical reflection on how growing up with intense period pains influenced my perception of time. My story is told through watercolour illustrations and a selective colour palette to depict the dual instances of waiting for pain to come, and being in the middle of it. I chose this topic because I think periods are still a taboo topic for discussion; at … Continue reading Spotlight: For a Period of Time