"Tails," is a comic that tracks the encounters and experiences—all transformative, of course—of a trio of intrepid animals exploring Harvard.
I grew to love it, in time, the beauty of the balanced equation, the quantity subtracted, the triglyceride transformed into carbon and water. But first the simplicity of it seduced me. How easily the body could be revised, how quickly the flesh surrendered to the whims of its inhabitant. A bloodless coup, quiet as a child drowning.