We mostly hear stories from big personalities who already have a spotlight on them. I think that everybody carries stories that are just as profound as the ones we hear from celebrities or whoever. I’m interested in the stories of people who don’t usually get to tell them. I think those are sometimes the most interesting.
Wonderful Longform podcast conversation with artist and graphic journalist Wendy MacNaughton about her latest project, an illustrated catalog of the moving stories behind people’s tattoos.
MacNaughton’s Meanwhile project embodies this ethos brilliantly.