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@heylauragao

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Creator of bestselling graphic novel, MESSY ROOTS and “The Wuhan I Know” | Featured in @nytimes , @npr , @mocanyc | DM for commissions & partnerships

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Laura Gao ✌️
3 months ago
In the same week someone asked why I had to be “so loud” about my identity, a 13yo South Asian girl told me my book helped her come out to her mom. So yes, I’ll be loud as hell about it. Thank you for putting Messy Roots loud and proud back on the Indie Bestseller List again!
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Laura Gao ✌️
6 hours ago
Process video for “Fight Back”
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12 hours ago
Woke up to amazing news from @HarveyAwards ! Thank you for the nomination!
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Laura Gao ✌️
23 hours ago
Looking for an artist to colllab w/ for a mural proposal in SF downtown! DM me if you’re interested
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@2mugsW
2 Mugs of Wine & A Cheese Plate 🧀
a day ago
Coming up tomorrow… I’m talking #graphicnovels ✍️🎨📚 & Giving an @GlitterBeamUK 🏳️‍🌈 #shoutout to: ‘SPACE TRASH’ @jenn_woodall ‘PIXELS OF YOU’ @ananthhirsh @aidosaur @theyoungdoyler & ‘MESSY ROOTS’ @heylauragao #sapphics #LGBTQIA #lgbtbooks #SciFanSat #bookboost #BookTwitter
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a day ago
Should I make a tarot deck 🤔
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2 days ago
One of my all-time fav comic stores and publishers in SF @ssbcpunk ! Going to do a comics open mic with them on Sept 11, DM if you’d like to share your work!
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Laura Gao ✌️
3 days ago
holy cow what 🙌🙌🙌🥺🥺🥺
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Kyla ✎˖⁺ Foxlight GN
3 days ago
Go @heylauragao ! Congratulations on the Harvey nom 🥳
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@MalakaGharib
Malaka Gharib 🇪🇬 🇵🇭 🇺🇸
3 days ago
@heylauragao sometimes when im just going about my day, i silently whisper, what the fudge do you want jerry? and i laugh to myself.
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Laura Gao ✌️
3 days ago
New fav find in SF: @sourcherrycomix
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@debbiefongdraws
Debbie Fong 🎏 *SHOP OPEN!*
5 days ago
📢 I’m looking for a comics colorist who can work in a painterly / picture-book style! This would be paid work to color sample pages for my next pitch, with the possibility of working on the book in the future. Pls drop your contact & some sample art if interested! ✨
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@monwinvo
mon nguyen-vo 🍉🌻
4 days ago
Hi!! Wanted to pop in and say I’m available for freelance now! I’m looking for paint/color/illustration jobs, but if you think I’d be good for the job please contact me and we can chat ✨
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@nimalan
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4 days ago
Hey everyone, just wanted to put the word out there that I am looking for my next job! Please send relevant opportunities my way, or connect me with companies that you think might be relevant. 🙏🏾 See below for what I'm looking for.
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Laura Gao ✌️
4 days ago
same
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