Stuck in the Emotion
Shelley Noel Float

Let me preface this post with the “I’m not a doctor” disclaimer. Because, seriously, I’m not a doctor. I’m more of a theorist. I love to think about the mechanics behind things to arrive at the right solution for a problem. Some people call it high instincts, but I think it’s more like paying attention. […]

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Float Podcast Interviews

With the Float Kickstarter launching in a few days on May 1 at 10 AM EST, I’ve started making the rounds for some podcast interviews. I found both of these interviews lovely to do. It was unique for me to speak about my anxiety and my comic book work. I’ve never brought up my battle […]

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Float Animated Trailer #3
Float Animated Trailer 3 Feature Art

Created by Shelley Noel using artwork by Howie Noel. Original music by Victor Guest. Subscribe to Howie Noel’s official YouTube channel to see Float art videos as soon as they’re posted. https://www.youtube.com/user/hcnoel The Float Kickstarter launches May 1, 2017 at 10 AM EST! More info on the campaign here: https://www.hcnoel.com/kickstarter/

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Float Animated Trailer #2
Float animated trailer #2

Created by Shelley Noel using artwork by Howie Noel. Original music by Victor Guest. Subscribe to Howie Noel’s official YouTube channel to see Float art videos as soon as they’re posted. https://www.youtube.com/user/hcnoel

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Your Level of Pain

David meets with his doctor. The goal of therapy is to reach conclusions and find answers through discussion. David’s anxiety is increasing beyond his control and as a result his reality is distorting. Check out more Float art pages here: https://www.hcnoel.com/category/making-of/the-art-of-floating/ What is your level of  pain?

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The Flesh

We’re moving into the next section of Float. In this title art from the upcoming book, we see the breakdown of the Worm and of a mind itself. This actually gives you a look at the upcoming pages too. The Kickstarter for Float launches May 1, 2017.

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Anxiety Takes Over
Anxiety Takes Over Header Image

Anxiety takes over and we see David fully for the first time. He’s dived far into the inner chambers of his mind. David wants to hide from his problems and his pain. He lets Anxiety take control. He thinks Anxiety is a friend but David will learn he’s terribly wrong. You can view all of Float’s […]

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Dive

After last week’s Float page, David dives inside his mind to escape the pain of his upcoming divorce. Anxiety has cost him another love and another beneficial relationship. His number one defense mechanism is to retreat inward. Amanda, David’s soon-to-be ex-wife, offers some final words of encouragement. Every person has their breaking point. Anxiety doesn’t just affect […]

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At Your Door
Anxiety Fire art

In last week’s comic page, after the rose bloomed from the stem of the Worm’s throat, Anxiety came knocking. This transition is symbolic of whenever I’ve faced an insurmountable pressure and loss, Anxiety appears. Anxiety waits at the door to my mind and knocks repeatedly. He wants inside to play around wreck the decor. Anxiety is […]

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A Rose Blooms Red
A Rose Blooms Red

As we saw in the last week’s Float page, the Worm was ground down by the Meat Plow after his fall from grace. Anxiety has been the cause of many downfalls in my life but I still believe in the power of hope. I survive each attack and I consider myself strong for making it through […]

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