Digital paintings, drawings, What ever

Are you feeling better…

…when you read about other feeling miserable?

I’m not. But lots of people seems to do that when they read this kind of gossip press.

I did a Swedish version of this drawing couple of years ago and now I’ve done an English version.

I think this kind of papers look the same all over the world. I call them cruel fairy tales/comics for grown ups. The only difference is that they use real people as characters instead of drawn ones. I like grown downs stories better. They have superheros and good powers always wins in the end 🙂

Are we such cannibals that we want to eat unhappy people and feel good about it afterwards?

I hope not, but really, why is it amusing to read about celebrities in misery? I never got that, but then I’m not the sharpest knife in the drawer 🙂

I never grew up and I’m still in fairytale land where people that eat unhappy people loose when the story ends.



21 thoughts on “Are you feeling better…”

  1. Everytime I think I’ve seen it all,the world sneers and throws me another curve. One would be living a pretty pathetic life to enjoy this,no? I will stick with the stories where virtues win out in the end.

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  2. That’s what I wonder, it’s called the ‘Tall Poppy Syndrome’ cutting down anyone who stands out for any reason – we do not often hear them praised or read Good News in the News Papers

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  3. The problem with posts by unhappy people is that to show appreciation without writing a comment is that you must click like when you don’t like their difficulties – just the fact that they can write

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  4. I have solved the celebrity problem. I don’t pay any attention to them. Don’t even know who they are except on the newspapers at the grocery store checkout. I don’t care about what goes on in their lives.

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      1. Great idea! I don’t watch tv news, they’re too scary and depressive. I read blogs and get a completely different view of the world. I know the world seems to be at constant war, but here on wp I can see that the world also is a world full of love.

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