Written and Art by Sina Grace
“Nothing lasts Forever” is Grace’s unflinching exploration of how to pick up the pieces and find hope when absolutely everything around you falls apart. A mixture of journal pages, black ink, and soft coloured illustration chronicles a particularly emotional year of Grace’s life. His fluid style takes the reader on a seamless journey between his anxiety over writers’ block, the state of the world, struggles with relationships and his battle with a mystery illness. As soon as you pick up this book you want to explore the pages and find out more about the life that Grace so honestly sets out. A reflective tale which allows the reader to follow him deeper into the conflicts of his personal and professional life. But nothing lasts forever and the book is full of whimsical humour and hope throughout as well, which emphasises the that both the good and the bad times all pass. The sheer vulnerability and intimacy of this story shares life experiences in a way that we that we can all relate to. Sina Grace is a prolific cartoonist and writer based in Los Angeles who has worked on adult and children books, graphic novels “Not my Bag” as well as “Iceman” for Marvel Comics.