Everyone wears a mask. What we see of people on the surface is so rarely what’s ticking underneath. And, in Cortland Hunt’s case, what he’s hiding might just be more than Ian Tanner is prepared for.
Breaks is the story of two young adults coming to terms with who they were, who they are and who they’ll become.
It’s a love story…but a little broken.
Emma & Malin
Emma Vieceli is a freelance comicker, with titles including Vampire Academy, Avalon Chronicles, My Little Pony & Young Avengers under her art belt. She co-writes Breaks and provides art. Emma's Twitter
Malin Ryden is a prose writer most known in the field of horror and queer fiction in her native Sweden. Her work is regularly featured in Eskapix magazine. Breaks is her first foray into writing for comics. Malin's Twitter
Irena is a fantastic counterpart...
...to poor Hunt.
I worry he'll have to distance himself from her so he can handle his anger -- it's been obvious they're super close, but at the same time, he can't actually open up to her, and that's incredible miserable.
Also, the anger she's got is Just. Like. His. which I find super interesting.
I like her but it the way she accepts his anger gets in the way he is trying to appease and/or repress it.
I felt it was kinda offensive her comment on the sixth pannel(I know it can be funny saying "you look like shit" sometimes, but I don't think the joke extends to mental health if the person has anger issues or depression) and now it seems she is projecting some of her issues on Cort...