Robyn Jordan

Robyn Jordan is a Seattle-based cartoonist and elementary art teacher. Her (often-food-centric) illustrations have appeared in The Stranger, Diner Journal and other publications.

Stories By Robyn Jordan


Ten Lives: A Man and a Cat at Death’s Door

Grandmother’s Gelato

Where generational and class gaps are filled in completely.

The Bubblegum Cigarette Racket

My brief boyhood interaction with the maybe-not-so-innocent neighborhood ice cream man.

A Taste of Communist Chocolate

Sometimes all you need is just a little bit of ice cream...even in Cuba.

Sundae Girls

If you have to work in the food industry, you want it to be in an ice cream parlor, right...right?

The Real Thing

Can ice cream ever really be replaced?

The Shake of Death

Can vanilla, chocolate, and strawberry survive the test of time?