It Comes to Me by Day
posted 10th Nov 2013, 12:00 AM
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Lucid
23rd Dec 2013, 12:13 AM

I really like the middle panel. In the one before, there was some nudity, it kind of put me off, in a beautiful way, and then you took me into the bloody recollection of lycanthropy, and I thought, "once more, sex mixed with violence." -- now on this page, I wonder. Is that just me. -- no, it can't be, it is too common of a theme. Does that mean it is having to do with nakedness as opposed to eroticism. sex = nakedness and violence = nakedness?

humans are complex. Nice wolves.

Thanks for the criticism on the figure and backgrounds.

Why is the devil question mark your symbol?

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Lily
23rd Dec 2013, 10:47 AM

Thank you for looking at and enjoying my work!

For me, the werewolf myth evokes two things: mental illness ("Lunatic" & loss of self) and female sexuality (monthly change affecting mood, behavior, & desires). I felt like mental illess fit the anthology that this was part of a bit better, so I focused mainly on that. But I included some psycho-sexual symbolism in the visuals. It is my hope that the sexual imagery characterizes her mental illness in the allegory, and emphasizes her beastial nature in a straight reading of this as a werewolf tale.

Regarding the devil question mark: since my comics are kind of all over the place in terms of tone and content, I wasn't sure what to do for a header. So I created a logo based on my internet handle. I use devilyoudont has a handle because I'd rather take a risk than stay with a known devil.

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