Batsignal

Ernio Hernandez
Jan 15 · 2 min read

by Ernio Hernandez

Feels like we’ve progressed a lot on mental health.
To the point where we can admit: “Oh yeah, I was SO depressed *then…” (*after the fact)
But during we’re like: 😬 “I’m fine.” [will not even admit to myself] or 👻 “…” [deathly silent]
Perhaps we need a safeword to text a friend or a photo you can post to batsignal for help.
“Hey, how’s your day?” — “Baby armadillo.” — “I’ll be right there!”
[baby armadillo batsignal]

art by Ernio

Ernio Hernandez (ernio.com) is a writer and artist and proud papa of two guinea pigs — who understands his home climate isn’t suitable for desert wildlife. See his work featured in The New Yorker, Weekly Humorist and Electric Lit.

Ernio Hernandez

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Writer-Artist ✍ Contact: ernio.com →in New Yorker: http://bit.ly/NYernio Find @ernio_art →on Instagram: http://bit.ly/eh-art License →via CartoonCollections.com

momento→us

Life isn’t lived in milestones, but small steps. Enjoy moments of real life—comic, tragic, or magic— illustrated with art by Ernio Hernandez.

Ernio Hernandez

Written by

Writer-Artist ✍ Contact: ernio.com →in New Yorker: http://bit.ly/NYernio Find @ernio_art →on Instagram: http://bit.ly/eh-art License →via CartoonCollections.com

momento→us

Life isn’t lived in milestones, but small steps. Enjoy moments of real life—comic, tragic, or magic— illustrated with art by Ernio Hernandez.

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