Sarafin is an artist and writer, studying cartooning and comic book illustration at a respected career college in Toronto, Canada. An aspiring satirist, Sarafin began ...Read More
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That “pickled egg” thing was one of the worst experiences I had through the course of my condition, as absurd as it sounds. And yes, it was based on a childhood doodle. It wasn’t so much the image itself that upset me – it was just a weird egg with flashy eyes and a beak. It was that my intelligence felt dulled at the time, and I would often panic at the thought that it might never go away. (The actual “genesis” of the plant man delusion and the weird egg creature was far more complex than anything I could ever put to paper, the way that a dream is more complex than any explanation you could give of it upon retelling it as a story.)