Foolish Child #112: Encanto

Dickens and their friend Sarai talk against a green background about the story of Encanto, except Sarai thinks it is gay. Dickens says, “Every Madrigal sister’s journey deserves to be over analyzed into redemption!wp_postsAnd Sarai responds that “Isabela Madrigal is the last person in the Disney Universe who deserves —“ and Dickens is offended, because… Thanos exists.

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I am a queer coparenting mama to Dickens Jr. Doodler by day, 911 dispatcher by night. All my favorite shows look better on Tumblr. I am two years and 450K words deep into constructing a fanfic called Ages and I'm never giving up on it. Bering & Wells.

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  1. Hiya! Been following these strips intentionally for about a year — this series is easily one of my top 2 favorite things about the site. It’s dope to watch your art develop as you try out new stuff. Digging the new airbrush vibes✌🏾

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