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Fat Uncle

Fat Uncle hasn't left his apartment all summer. He refuses to participate in neighbourly affairs, hasn't gone to the office in months and his wife appears to have left him. As he becomes the subject of neighbourhood gossip, with hushed rumours of curses and visits from mysterious Godmen, he only seems to withdraw further within himself.

Excerpts from a short novella I wrote and illustrated in 2020. The story is based in Bombay, India and deals with themes of human relationships and the isolation of urban life.

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