Hi, the name’s Ilias, he/him. Forcing the characters and sleep paralysis demons who live in my head to pay rent.
Drawing and animating, cartoons, reading any comics I can get my hands on, biblical/otherwise mythological symbolism, forensics and criminology, lurking just out of your field of vision
Urban fantasy and eldritch horror. Bonus points if the horror's mixed with comedy!
Neil Gaiman, Terry Pratchett, Jonathan Sims, Joseph Fink
Good Omens by Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett, Frankenstein by Mary Shelley, The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams, A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess, and The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton
"In the beginning the Universe was created. This has made a lot of people very angry and been widely regarded as a bad move" from The Restaurant at the End of the Universe by Douglas Adams and “The tragi-comic business of being alive is getting to him” from Less by Andrew Sean Greer
Gravity Falls, Good Omens (especially the book version), Welcome to Night Vale, The Magnus Archives, classic horror and sci-fi novels