Jenny Jinya is a freelance artist who works on Tumblr. Jenny Jinya’s short but meaningful stories are now becoming a social phenomenon.
Jenny Jinya – Author of tragic stories
Jenny Jinya’s comics are famous for taking away the tears of readers because of touching on many problems in society. They are often inspired by seemingly trivial things like animal abuse, superstition, death, the afterlife, human carelessness … Each story is a gentle lesson that makes the reader Must think because they are so close to life.
Some of Jenny Jinya’s most famous comic books feature protagonists of black cats, ducks, lions, elephants and a dog bred to be a warrior.
The two touching stories that many Vietnamese social network users know are probably Circus (Circus) and Black Cat (Black Cat), both of which share the same character Death.
In Circus, Death comes to the soul of an old lion who died in the circus. Death heard from the lion about his life. The lion was supposed to be a majestic creature, the lord of the jungle, but because of urban development and human hunting, he was taken to a circus, forced to do stupid things to buy. fun. Eventually he died alone, with nostalgia for the jungle and shame for never having mastered his life but only a tool for human entertainment.
Black Cat again mentioned the issue of cruelty to animals and human superstition. This time Death came to the soul of a black cat, who was mistreated because people thought he was unlucky. In the story of the black cat, Jenny Jinya brings to the reader both sweet and bitter end when the old woman who feeds the black cat decides to adopt another black cat.
Most recently, the German female illustrator surprised her fans by releasing a new story with a ‘pretty bright’ ending that is different from the usual style. Jenny Jinya’s new story revolves around a fox who is about to drown but is saved by people. Death could not receive the fox’s soul; instead, the god had an interesting encounter with Life. The two talked about each other’s role, even though they competed, but both Death and Life wanted to give every creature the best.
The appearance of Life also contributes to a better view of Death – a character that always comes with unlucky and negative meanings.
Jenny said she found her comic book haunting. So she tried to bring something new to cheer the fans. This is also the story of the character Life. The author shared that the cheerful and bright image of Life will contribute a new color to the series that is quite gloomy and sad.