SHOP TALK TRADE COMICS For Construction Trade Workers BOOK 2nd Edition AVAILABLE NOW!

Comics to entertain those in the construction trade, as inspired by those in the construction trades. One lady electricians take on the trade life. Buy it with paypal!

Shop Talk Trade Comic Book 2nd Edition coming soon!

I'm pleased to announce the soon to be released 2nd edition printing of: SHOP TALK TRADE COMICS For Construction Trade Workers!  Comics to entertain those in the construction trade, as inspired by those in the construction trades. One lady electricians take on the trade life.   Current status: the printing shop at the university of victoria … Continue reading Shop Talk Trade Comic Book 2nd Edition coming soon!

Reading About Trauma During the Pandemic

Trying to understand trauma, our place on the earth, and how we are all connected for better or for worse. A lot of time to think while in self quarantine during a global pandemic.

ELECTRIC SHOCK AND HOW TO AVOID IT

Apparently electricians are crazy.  They work with electricity, a dangerous form of energy that can kill you! They magically put life into things and go home at the end of the day as though they are JUST average bears.  They risk their lives, so the rest of the world can have lights on at night … Continue reading ELECTRIC SHOCK AND HOW TO AVOID IT

Eff You Drywall.

So, turns out dropping a dozen sheets of drywall onto your own legs, being pinned to the ground in a crumpled mess underneath the near tonne of dead weight, finding yourself surrounded by people who panic with you, rush to your aid, get enough able bodies together to lift the sheets high enough for you … Continue reading Eff You Drywall.

Mental Health and Addiction In The Trades

I’ve been thinking a lot about mental health and addiction in the trades these days. So much so that I frequent the Centre For Disease Control and World Health Organization websites looking for interesting articles and statistics regarding construction workers and their overall relationship to mental health and addiction. I have heard that rates of … Continue reading Mental Health and Addiction In The Trades