‘Wrinkles’ by Paco Roca

Ever wanted to experience life inside a nursing home but were too young and/or intolerant of the combined smell of minestrone soup and urine to check it out? Yeah, me too. Fortunately for us there is Wrinkles, a Spanish graphic novel (and also apparently a film) to expose us to this slice of silvery-haired life as we get to follow new arrival Ernest as he settles down to a new life inside the big house with his new mate Emile. The various lives and stories that emerge from within this nursing home are all based on genuine research by the author and so unsurprisingly … Continue reading ‘Wrinkles’ by Paco Roca