Old Version: Holding Me

Old version of Holding Me comic strip

Panel One

“Why so glum?” Balloon asks a gloomy looking Cassandra while floating in place.

“I blame gravity.” She replies and begins to look up.¬† “It keeps holding me down.”


Panel Two

Cassandra watches as Balloon keeps elevating.


Panel Three

Balloon’s journey out of frame continues as Cassandra looks on.


Panel Four

Only the tail end of Balloon’s string remains in frame.¬† A disappointed and grounded Cassandra looks down, breaking visual contact with Balloon, who jokingly comments, “Sucker!”

The original comic strip for Holding Me.¬†Formerly title ‘Keeps Holding’, and published on February 8th, 2016.

Check out the original sketch here.