We’re fans of anything that opens up the conversation around mental health, including these mesmerizing illustrations by Shawn Cross. In honor of “Inktober,” he’s depicting a different mThe resulting characters are somewhat dark (HP fans will get a Dementor vibe), which makes them even more powerful. Whether or not you can directAll photos: Shawn Cross
ly relate to them, they are encouraging tons of people to join the discussion (or share their own stories) surrounding mental health—which is exactly the point:
ental illness in ink every day this month.