Alex is the co-author of a highly-anticipated YA graphic novel. It will be published through Mad Cave Studio's Maverick imprint in 2024. Stay tuned for the official announcement!
What makes a refugee? When is someone willing to leave their country, their family, and all they’ve ever known? Who is willing to risk their life for freedom? My dad. The character of Johny is inspired by the true stories of my father’s upbringing/rebellion in Prague. He escaped at nineteen years old with a suitcase, a fake passport, and the American Dream.
What happens when you’re stripped from everything you know and thrown into a hospital where chaos and pain are the norm. You adapt. You play mind games to get you through the day-to-day, you create imaginary worlds, you do anything possible to make your life bearable.
But what happens when you go too deep?