The Junji Ito Touch: A Weakness For Cats

Junji Ito is best known for his horror, but he’s not afraid to dive into the comical side of life as well. The man has spent a good few years as a dental hygienist and a cat owner. You need to be able to laugh to handle both of those aspects of life. That’s why he wrote Junji Ito’s Cat Diary: Yon & Mu.

In this graphic novel memoir, he talks about the time that he lost dignity, and where that led him. His romantic partner helped weather the storm, albeit by adding her trolling as well. We get a hilarious story as a result, with a lot of heart. We see a lot of…



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