Ooooh... Well, we're talking about the same person then. H.P. Lovecraft was a rather odd, some say depraved, writer who wrote about the Cthulhu Mythos. One of the things he did a lot of was all about the Deep Ones, who can shapeshift to look like ordinary people, and that is meant to represent the ancient language of places like Yhanethleh and such. Now that I think about it, it does look familiar...
Especially the symbol that has this shape...
Astronomer. Sketch Artist. All-around generally creative and useless guy.