ArtAm Cicada Posted on September 9, 2014 by ursulav First doodles with new version of Painter. I wish a new user interface only emerged every seventeen years… ursulav Antlered Does The Only Harry Potter Fanfic I Will Ever Write (Probably)
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Your ability to make those freaky demon bugs cute is a testament to your remarkable drawing skills.
Quite a few years ago I was stationed in northern Japan, and one summer we had cicadas. LOTS of cicadas, to the point that going outside the building to smoke a cigarette (this was the new, modern Air Force) was deafening due to the hum, for about a week.
During that week, I happened to see one of the little buggers that had just hatched, or chracked his chrysalis, or whatever they do, clinging to a tree in the station’s yard. He was fat, he was 1980s neon green, and I swear he was smiling. One of the oddly cuter things I’ve seen in my life.