Today I felt like old-fashion and I wanted to draw something from the
late 19ths Catalan style. This front page is inspired by the ones in
“L’Esquella de la Torratxa”, Barcelona 1872-1939, a satirical and
All of this coinciding with the fact that in a
week we are voting if Catalonia declares its independence (previous
polls were obstructed and impeded by the Spanish government).
“-Excuse me, is it here where to vote on independence? – My dear… being
a woman, not rich, and Catalan!… Not even showing a leg they’ll allow
The next pages of
this story will be “chapter one”! But meanwhile I will do other stuff,
maybe. I have geekie stuff in mind, and in my ToDo list, and in post-its
around the screen at my job, where a bunch of people type science
silently, not looking each other, and any attempt to become social
beings is shushed, leaving us into a state of “Damn-it I got the wrong
job! I should have applied for civil servant!”.
Hop! This week I had time to
draw something! After an intense month preparing a research paper (wish
it is accepted), this week became “relax time”, tiding up every
experiment, every file, checking that what I submitted was correct
I have a note in google keep with a list of pages I came
up for this story. Let’s see how much far I arrive. Still, this story
has no name yet.