Search Results for ‘ask a gaxian’.

Ask a Gaxian

Dear Gax, I work in an office with five other people. One of my co-workers is a compulsive coffee drinker. The rest of us drink a moderate amount. The office rule is that whoever drinks the last cup must make more. Yet often the coffee-hound drinks most of the pot, leaving half a cup or […]

Ask a Gaxian: Laziness—discipline—education.

Dear Gax, I have a two-year-old son who is basically trouble incarnate. This child positively delights in doing things he knows he shouldn’t, and thinks up new ways to aggravate me on a daily basis. His elder brother was a much easier child, so I’m at a loss for how to deal with the little […]

Ask a Gaxian: Employment—Bedding—Wedding.

Dear Gax, In my effort to find employment, I’ve sent resumes to several retailers offering minimum-wage jobs. So far, the only jobs I have been hired for are fixing my dad’s computer when it breaks and walking my neighbor’s dog. The problem is, both of these jobs pay significantly better than what the retailers were […]

Gaxian Calendar Wrap-Up

One last post about these calendars! I’m so happy with how they turned out. I took the above picture when I picked them up from the printer — the colors were so bright and vivid I lost my breath for a second. That sounds super dumb but it’s true. No better feeling than seeing something […]

Making the 2013 Calendar, Part 2

Here is Part 1, which details my thinking going into the making of this year’s Wondermark Calendar. I finally decided that I wanted to make another calendar this year, but began to think about how it could be done differently. As detailed here, previous years of the Wondermark Calendar were comprised of cards sitting in […]