Maia Kobabe is an Ignatz Award nominated cartoonist who lives in Colorado, probably best known for comics like Tom o’Bedlam, a gorgeous fairy tale reimagination.

Kobabe identifies as  genderqueer and in a comic of the same name explores the changes in eir life and attitudes with humor and a nice ink line. It runs occasionally on eir Instagram account.



Sharing Kobabe’s journey reveals a lot about the spectrum of gender.


And check out Kobabe’s other wonderful comics while you’re at it – like The Thief’s Tale, which e’s serializing.