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I am a writer who stumbled upon illustration, and the creator of upside down grin. My day job is as a copywriter in an ad agency. Outside of work, upside down grin is pretty much all I focus on. I started the site to share my observations on life with others through the illustrations/captions I create. Whether the sentiment is despair, joy, inspiration, or romance, there is always a string of humor running throughout each piece. In their own quirky way, people seem to enjoy what I make.