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Dejah Payne

Cartoonist. Designer. Zinester.

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ABOUT DEJAH PAYNE

Dejah Payne is a Maryland-based cartoonist known for her expressive characters and nostalgic style. Her works include comics, graphic novels, zines, and games informed by her interests in folklore, classic lit, film and her experiences as a queer trans woman who was raised in the deep south.

When not creating, Dejah can often be found enjoying pizza, horror films, retro games, dream analysis, mini-golf, and computer programming.

Works by Dejah include

  • Princezz (series)
  • Thistles (series)
  • Hello, Shadow!
  • Pizza Fright
  • Killer Is Near (game)
  • Tiny Todd & Janis
  • Philip K. Dick's Tony & The Beetles

Past clients include
The Yardsale Artist • Longbox Crusade • Zarfling.com • Brandon Hayes • Matt Hughson

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princess Lula, the anthropomorphic cartoon star of Princezz

PRINCEZZ

Princezz is an action-adventure series about a reluctant princess named Lula who was sent into exile. Each book explores the stages of breaking harmful cycles and moving on from the past.

You can read this series online at PrincezzComic.com

BOOKS IN SERIES

The following titles are digital editions available for immediate purchase and download. Print editions are available on Amazon.


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Characters in a forest. A panel from Thistles comics.

THISTLES

Thistles collects Dejah's original short comic stories that transform mysticism, Tarot, Jungian psychology, and folklore into personal expressions of identity and self discovery.

BOOKS IN SERIES

The following titles are digital editions available for immediate purchase and download. Print editions are available in Dejah's Etsy shop.


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