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The Parable of Mushrooms

I hated mushrooms… When I was four and I wrote in my journal, “I lik all food excip mushroms.” Family members would say, “But, they’re really good in this dish.” Or, “Maybe you’ll like...

This is what I was drawing when my professor and I had this conversation.  I don't remember any more what the model looked like, but I do remember myself at age 18, and this could have easily been a self-portrait. 4

What we see

“Do you know why you’re so good at drawing this model?” asked my figure drawing 101 professor. “Because she looks like you.” The model was hired from the student body of my junior college....