Fantasy art / comic illustration 'Mojarra': A mermaid holding a trident


© Brian Vigue

Mojarra appears to be the angsty black moor of her family with pet lionfish by her side— those things are poisonous, you know! She was a modest one at first, displayed in some public galleries with a kelp overlay covering her breasts. Loose, however, is the way to be. What is it with merfolk and tridents anyway?