Cathy writes about everyday stuff

My drawing process

My drawing process

After I get an idea, I jot it down on a piece of paper. This first version generally looks like chicken scratch.
Video of The Goods Interview

Video of The Goods Interview

I was on The Goods television show promoting my book, talking about where I get my ideas from, the creative process, and the challenges of living in the moment. Which - let me tell you - are plentiful when you're being taped in front of a live audience!
Shut Up & Yoga Interview

Shut Up & Yoga Interview

I'm a little concerned about how much I revealed about the inner workings of my psyche, but what the heck, if I can't be real with the entire internet, where can I be real?
Going To Be On TV!

Going To Be On TV!

Three weeks ago, I headed downtown to the CBC to tape a live interview with The Goods about my cartoons and my new book, Unlightenment, A Guide to Higher Consciousness for Everyday People.
Triggered

Triggered

Something happened, it’s a small thing, but I’m big time triggered.
What's Next for this cartoonist?

What's Next for this cartoonist?

I don't know.

I think I may get this feeling of not knowing what to do next at every year end, but I'm not sure.

I tend to believe that whatever state I'm in, is the state I've always been in, and will always be in.

Satirist of Modern Day Mindfulness - Levo.com

Satirist of Modern Day Mindfulness - Levo.com

Interviews offer many opportunities for things to go wrong.

The reporter can misunderstand or misquote.

The person being reported on can get nervous and blabber on about things unintended.

Library Talk

Library Talk

It's been a dream of mine to have my books on the public library's shelf.

And my dream has come true!

Unlightenment, comic book cover, cartoons about yoga

How My Book Came To Be

On the Thursday afternoon of March break 2017, out of the blue, I received an email from Julia, an associate acquisitions editor at Adams Media, an imprint of Simon & Schuster, asking if I'd be interested in authoring a book of humorous comics about yoga, meditation, and mindfulness.

Yes! Yes! Yes!

Too Busy to Exercise

Too Busy to Exercise

I could go on, and I’d likely convince any reasonable person that I absolutely do not have the time to exercise today.

Only thing is, it’s not true.

A Thank You Note from a Licensing Customer

A Thank You Note from a Licensing Customer

Back in the day. Almost everyday. I’d get an email from a business person that went something like this: Hi Cathy. I love your cartoons, and would...
Food Infused with Negative Energy

Food Infused with Negative Energy

I eat out a lot, and buy a lot of prepared foods.
It’s my biggest indulgence.