Something Terrible


A short, autobiographical comic about recovery from childhood trauma and the power of fictional heroes.


Something Terrible is a critically acclaimed autobiographical book about trauma and recovery by Dean Trippe, comic book artist and co-founder of Project: Rooftop. It follows the effects of childhood abuse into adult life, examining the conflicting ideas of the Cycle of Abuse theory and the message of all good superhero stories: “You are who you choose to be.”

This book is also available as a hardcover physical book!

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