SMG, an anti-bullying comic book series, follows the Sunkmania Galaxy Heroes on their journeys to stop the bullies of Sunkmania Galaxy from terrorizing the smaller planets in the galaxy. It was created by James when he was 8 years old in 2018, as a way to overcome bullying.
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The idea for SMG came to James when he was being socially bullied in the 3rd grade by kids in his aftercare program. If they weren’t teasing him, they were ignoring him. James felt lonely and was losing confidence in himself fast. His mom suggested that he used the time to be creative and gave him a notebook and crayons. read, James decided to combine his love for comic books and creative story telling to create mini comics. By the end of the school year, he was able to publish The Adventures of Sunkmania Galaxy as and inspiration to kids that it is better to positively release your negative feelings. Are you good at drawing, telling stories, football, fashion, reading, math, coding? That is what you can use. What about dancing, music, or video games? ‘ Please feel free to edit where you see fit.