Saturday Morning Cartoons: Tongue Depressor #5

Welcome to Saturday Morning Cartoons, a segment where four artists take turns delighting you with their whimsy, facts and punchlines on Saturday mornings! Our esteemed cartoon critters are Cameron GlavinAnna BongiovanniMegan Prazenica and Yao Xiao. Today’s cartoon is by Cameron.


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Cameron is an illustrator hailing from Ohio. When she’s not drawing, she’s probably very, very quietly having loud thoughts about: queer things, her eventual shop, what to watch next on Netflix, food, names for her future pets, and tumblr.

Cameron has written 76 articles for us.


  1. Damn, this is so real. That physical weight of depression, the gripping, constricting pressure, can be so much harder to shake than the conscious despair. Thank you <3

  2. fuuuuuuuuuuuuuuck, this is so good. does anyone else read something like this and automatically feel every scar on their body? idk. thank for you this Cameron.

  3. Thank you for this. Thank you for sharing and casting light from your journey onto other’s paths. Appreciated.

  4. As a child I used to refer to this chest tightness as “breaking my own heart.”

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