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Sakura DAY

Sakura DAY

by IVA_12
On an ordinary spring day after seven years abroad Meija is going to be reunited with her childhood friend-like-brother Jonas. In their small town park just after their quaint reunion, on her way home, Meija met with an accident. And died.
But not really. Because the next thing she sees is a person who claims to be her guardian angel, Angel Michael. He tells her she's in purgatory and then poofs her back into the world.
Now she's in a familiar looking world, in a strange lonely house, with weird tenants, who have taken her in and, conveniently for them, have plans in store for Meija.
Follow Meija in her adventures with the people from LALA Dormitory (aka. Blaine's Summer House) and with the rest of her friends along the way.

Author's note: This webcomic is my first and is completely experimental. The timeline of the comic is 2010. The style and art is changing depending on what I pick-up along the way because i like to apply new tricks into my comic. I hope you can bear with me.
And the updates can possibly be delayed at times because I'm busy with college.
This comic is read in the "manga way":
"RIGHT TO LEFT"
UPDATES ON WEEKEND = Saturday & Sunday
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Sakura DAY

On an ordinary spring day after seven years abroad Meija is going to be reunited with her childhood friend-like-brother Jonas. In their small town park just after their quaint reunion, on her way home, Meija met with an accident. And died.
But not really. Because the next thing she sees is a person who claims to be her guardian angel, Angel Michael. He tells her she's in purgatory and then poofs her back into the world.
Now she's in a familiar looking world, in a strange lonely house, with weird tenants, who have taken her in and, conveniently for them, have plans in store for Meija.
Follow Meija in her adventures with the people from LALA Dormitory (aka. Blaine's Summer House) and with the rest of her friends along the way.

Author's note: This webcomic is my first and is completely experimental. The timeline of the comic is 2010. The style and art is changing depending on what I pick-up along the way because i like to apply new tricks into my comic. I hope you can bear with me.
And the updates can possibly be delayed at times because I'm busy with college.
This comic is read in the "manga way":
"RIGHT TO LEFT"
UPDATES ON WEEKEND = Saturday & Sunday

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SUNDAY UPDATE!
<h3> Creator's Notes </h3>
Here's a lighter page contrasting what came before. I plan on making 3 or 4 parts of those "flashbacks", because its a subplot of the chapter and it's fun (it's shorter and needs less to no words at all, which makes it a challenging job). Idk if i mentioned it before, but the poem is called Song of Nature by Ralph Waldo Emerson. (Having written that, I just remembered Josef already mentioned it several pages back. But meh, i'll just leave it here.)

As you can observe from the page above and the previous pages that displayed the Benoite Massingale Club's vicinity, it lacks--in search for a better word--in people. Well, that's because the BM club is strictly exclusive to people that meets the criteria set up by the widowed founder, Benoite Clarissa Massingale. It's not an A-list kind of criteria, just so you know. But i'm not going to elaborate it since it's not that important to the story. All I can say is that the members are carefully chosen, because they are "special to some groups of people" and that they're significant contributors.

If you're still wondering on how they squeezed that miniature boat in a balloon's narrow mouth. Well they just used a big funnel or ring (whichever) and let the elastic lips of the balloon's mouth wrap around it. Then they carefully squeezed it in there, without breaking or splitting the almost thin and elastic skin of the balloon. I just made that up as I wrote this.
Also if you notice the colours of the balloons, you'll notice it corresponds to the colour-theme of the female in the group. There's no male-hating on my part nor portrayed in my comic, just that I like pastel & candy colours. And that having dark blue, hunter green, and maroon coloured balloons doesn't seem an appealing nor realistic sense of what real balloons are. I mean, c'mon have you ever seen a hunter green balloon? ...maybe there is, but that's NOT what I wanted.

To note: if you're a keen observer on Meija and Josef's interactions, you might have noticed these glowing things floating near them. It happens when their moment is mutual, not just for the sake of touching. I wanted to bring it up because it has meaning to what this story entails. (actually, a lot more meaning. You wouldn't believe it if I tell you. That's why i'm going to ease those symptoms in to make sense as a whole, when it all concludes.)
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That's it for my creator's explanation bit.
Cheers!
Saturday Update!
Hey guys!
Play this video of the song Undone, Undress by Marika Hackman , album: We Slept At Last . The song is under her copyright.

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I fell in love with her album That Iron Taste , and I urge you to try it! When I was doing this comic page, I thought of this song, and then I thought it had the heaviness and atmosphere I wanted to bring on the flashback of the page. So here I embed this on. Enjoy!

Scheduled update tomorrow!
Sunday Update!
Here's the SUNDAY UPDATE as promised!

Nice to be back (^ v ^)/

Cheers!
I'M BACK AND UPDATING!
THANK YOU ALL SO MUCH FOR WAITING!
Without further ado, the awaited new comic update for over five months(?).

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WebComic-Creator's Note:

Hey, everyone! Feels so good to be back updating my baby comic. I hope you're all appeased by now hehe.
Well, as you may well know, I've already graduated from college and I presently have the time to actually DO my comic. :-D
But, again, my free time won't last forever since I have to take my board exam and...finding a job after everything. SO...I'll just do my best to update my comic. Because I'm not only doing it for you, dear reader, but for myself as well. I have so many plans in my head and paper about my comic that it's bridging other different ideas! I think you might understand what I mean, vague as it is. Then again, I'm never an open book to begin with.
ANYWAYS! Enjoy the update and expect one tomorrow on Sunday!

Cheers!
Stay Young!
I'M SORRY I JUST POSTED THIS.

All the things i need to say is in this page.
If there are any questions please feel free to ask me via comment or pm.

i really feel bad not having the time to draw comics, but FIRST THING'S FIRST. I hope you'll all might understand.

-IVA, March 5, 2017
WADDUUUUP!
How's everybody? So here's the page for the weekend of the 2nd week of Jan. 2017!

**I just finished it this morning. Yep, still that busy, I am.**

Happy New Year everyone! Have a great one this year!

**UPDATE**
Hehe...I forgot to un-hide the pink rope. Sorry 'bout that.
Holiday Greetings to All!
Hey everyone! I have returned with a [late] Holiday Greeting! Still, wishing you all the best these holidays! Make it big!

Stay young folks!
Please do.

It's my own message from me to you, dear reader.
If you don't read it, then I take no offense ( I wouldn't even know if you did, huh!).
The author blog I posted there has some explanations and the WHEN of the next possible update.

Cheers!

IVA Dec 11, 2016
Sunday Update!
Here's a page. Yes, i'm still alive; still busy though.
Today is the only time i touched my wacom for over almost three weeks(?)(not sure, felt like an eternity). Enjoy this measly page, excuse me for being late--i just started this last night (x c x).
Saturday UPDATE!
Phooo! Been a long time since i've updated on a saturday (0 w 0) I won't say how i'm so totally busy this month and perhaps the next month as well (until October)...oops. School can be a drag sometimes i really feel detached because I'm not able to do the things that makes me, "ME"---you dig me? Anyways...(u c u;)
Here's a page, have a great weekend folks!
Saturday UPDATE!
So here's a page for you! Again, apologies for not updating last Sunday. As you can see: I'm Busy. Anyways...

Have a great weekend, folks!
Saturday Update!
I really do apologise for the delay on the update, you see our internet connection had some problems that almost lasted a week and also because weeks before I was too busy to finish 1 page.

So here's an update!

Have a fun weekend, folks!
Saturday Update!
Hey guys sorry for being inconsistent of the update schedule. I'm just busy nowadays, sometimes I wish I could sleep for 1 whole day just to regain lost sleep and more energy...ughh...but HEY!

Here's 1 page for y'all!

Have a great weekend, folks!
Sunday Update!
Sorry I didn't update yesterday-Saturday...
So here's a page!
SUNDAY UPDATE FOLKS!
HAVE A PAGE!
IVA_12
July 16th, 2016
Hey Guys!
My internet connection was down for almost two weeks that's why I couldn't update.
But here's a page for y'all.
It's just one because--you know--i'm busy with school.
So anyways sorry it's late, we just got reconnected an hour ago.
Have a page!
"Don't dream it, be it."
Sunday Update!
"Don't dream it, be it."
Saturday Update!
@ashtree-house: thanks mate. But you'll be surprised how totally different the earlier chapters are with this one; and perhaps you'll understand why I asked for advice on the forum. Well anyways...we must all carry on :)
I found your comic after you shared a forum post about re-doing it, I love your style and colors! I am going to go back and read it all!