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V.M. Sawh

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in Georgetown, Guyana
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It all began with Alan Moore’s “The Anatomy Lesson”.

When I was far too young to be reading such things, I picked up a small, dirty, plastic-wrapped comic digest from my local library. The first and featured story was a piece by Alan Moore which started with the line: “It’s raining in Washington tonight.”

It tells the story of a mad doctor who is awaiting the resurrection of a character whose name I won’t reveal here.

Suffice it to say, I was both horrified and intrigued. My young mind had never encountered such a dark and twisted tale, whose ending at the time shocked me. I remember being transfixed by the power of Alan Moore’s imagery and the depth of his narrative. That story still haunts me to this day.

I first picked up the pencil at age 6
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It's been a long journey and it's almost over. I'm still dealing with my chronic illness, but I'm recovered from the brain injury I suffered during my car accident.

Here's the funny part, 2 years ago, before some idiot decided to sideswipe me and change my life, I had started writing the next installment of the Good Tales For Bad Dreams series. I had done all of my research and the story was und... Read more of this blog post »
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