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The Pencilsword: Atena and the Animals

Friday 29th January 2016

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“Great work Toby!
Next time you come across a political refugee from places like Iran just remember how brave these people are and how much some of them have endured in defending democracy and human rights.
Please also remember how precious democracy is and how lucky we are in New Zealand that we are able to fight for our rights without fearing arrest, torture or even death.
But, democracy cannot be taken for granted.
There is a gradual erosion of democracy here in NZ which we should all be very wary of. ” — Donna Miles

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Toby Morris is an Auckland based illustrator and comic artist. He is the creator of the Pencilsword and also half of the Toby and Toby duo behind the series 'That is the question' at
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