Foolish Child #86: Dinosaurs

In a four panel comic, two hand drawn dinosaurs are asking, why are they in fact dinosaurs? A baby Dino sits on one of their backs making cute noises. The Dickens Dino says, "This child wouldn’t allow me to draw in peace unless I was drawing dinosaurs." And then Dickens explains "It’s fine — just say something queer and relatable." To which the other Dino jokes, "You look like a dildo." and Dickens laughs, "you are one to talk!"..

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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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