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Temporary Preserves

Temporary Preserves by David Zinn

A collection of his work, with some discussion of motifs -- Sluggo the green alien; Philomena the pigasus; the child-like glee of making things like holes, and putting sky down underfoot; the utility of mice in small places, and more -- with how as a child he found a random scribble on his blank canvas more inspiring than the blank itself.
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