Published on November 9th, 2017 | by Marnie Galloway



I think of everything at once…

Burrow is a fictional poetic comic about identity transformation in the feral sleepless early months of new motherhood, partly inspired by the discovery that trees sleep more than the author did when she was caring for her newborn. In Part III, I cut & pasted text from Parts I & II and reassembled the text to create new meaning. Burrow was originally self-published with support from the Pulitzer Arts Foundation.

The complete story can be read starting here.

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About the Author

Marnie Galloway is a Xeric Award winning cartoonist & illustrator who lives in Chicago with her husband and toddler son. The collected edition of her award-winning wordless comic In the Sounds and Seas was published by One Peace Books in 2016. It made the Notable Comics list in Best American Comics 2016, and was mentioned in the Best Comics of 2016 round-up by the AV Club. Other comics of note include Burrow and Particle/Wave. For more information, visit

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