Rabbit’s New Adventure! - Rabbit is on road again... this time in Nicaragua!
Babka greets us with food - Where we introduce character of Babka in her manner of welcoming our weary hiking Rabbit & his Mom to her home in Eastern Slovakia ...
Final foto + formal goodbye - Rabbit’s last day in Eastern Slovakia arrives… Time to head West again!
What I learned: walnuts & mushrooms - Rabbit’s walnut harvest >> The Great Mushroom Hunt >>
Bus to Bratislava - NOW: Rabbit crosses border to Bratislava:
No English, No Room - Some first-day pleasures of settling into life in Bratislava...
Bratislava survival theory - Bratislava is strange new city for Rabbit... But he has theory about how to survive!
Why Go to Slovakia? - Here's a mini-comic that explains a bit about the trip...
Notes on Roma History in Slovakia (Part 1) - Here are some panels about the past few centuries, based on Willy Guy’s essay in this book by Josef Koudelka … (The book’s mostly photos from Roma settlements in Eastern Slovakia during the 1960s. The… Continue reading
Finding Home - Rabbit thinks there may be room for him in Sturak dorm!
Bratislava Street Sketches - I have been sketching some in the old part of town… Southern view of St. Michael´s Gate, old town center… Chodnica from Obchodna Ulica…
Life and Death Homework - Life is too short to do both homework AND comics … So I will do BOTH at SAME TIME! This story documents near-death experience I had last week AND it practices past tense… Continue reading
Wrds 1 - I am making collection of Slovak words that have no vowels in them. Here is starter set for you… NEXT: Mole slippage >>
Genitive Practice - Practicing the genitive case here… 1. Without you, I cannot live! 2. Although without myself, well, yes, I can. 3. Well, by luck I have an eraser… — Please? 4. Better.
Daniel gets his special - Sometimes it is all about knowing how to stand up for yourself… Daniel´s first comment was, ´No way, you made the waitress WAY too polite.´
AND THEN SOME FROM LATER ON:
Dad was communist - << BEFORE: Rabbit watches “Revolution What-If” news with family… NEXT: But what about Mom? >>
That distant rustling sound… - << BEFORE: Rabbit gets in trouble for doing homework without vowels. NEXT: Wordplay in time of crisis >>
Hmwrk - Rabbit turns in tongue twisters for homework assignment!?!?
Sinking to new debts - Continuing our discussion of European Union and economy...
“Together-voicing” - << BEFORE: Rabbit calculates vowel content of obscure Slovak phrases & compares with vowel content of equivalent English phrases. AND NOW: Time to taste-test tongue twisters! NEXT: Homework comes back! >>
Math of vowel conservation - << BEFORE: Rabbit casts wide net for “wrds”… If you like math, Slovak grammar, and words that are very difficult to pronounce, then this episode is for you! NEXT: Time to test tongue twisters… >>
1/4 maximum vowel content - Rabbit looks at Slovak words without vowels, and finds more than that for which he bargained...
Among forgotten graves at last - So this is it...
Walk through graveyard gate - And now, where will rabbit walk in eastern Slovak town? Where else but along familiar road to forgotten graveyard...
Vowelspaces - Slovak language is like a thin-walled apartment tower.
Just open up slovnik - "Folks at home will think I'm making this up!"
Quest for wrds! - OR, Yet Another Reason to Love the Slovak Language...