Dane LaChiusa

Dane LaChiusa is a freelance illustrator based in Brooklyn, New York.  He also ekes out a living as a comic book artist/editor, advertising art director and copywriter, mural artist, art educator, fine artist, and sometimes animator. Dane holds a BFA from SVA.

Stories By Dane LaChiusa

The 911 Operator Who Needed Her Own Lifeline

Years of fielding constant calls from strangers in harrowing situations left one first responder stricken with PTSD, attempting suicide and wondering why there’s no safety net for the people who talk others back from the edge.