A proper introduction

“Life must be good, old sport,” Cyril sidled across the travertine terrace toward Flynn, his nose sniffing the air and his voice dripping with subservience.

Flynn stretched languidly, eyes closed, mouth wide, his fangs flashing a brilliant white.

The creamy, walnut-hued courtyard tiles remained cool even under the hottest sun. Flynn lounged there most afternoons, the dichotomy of temperatures easing the ache in his old joints. Cyril’s interruption was must unwelcome, especially since he never came around without seeking some favor.

“What do you want, squirrel?” Flynn began to fastidiously groom himself.

“An introduction to the girl,” he said.

Inspiration: Joints

 

 

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I believe all good fiction includes an element of truth, and all good photography includes an element of fantasy. In this journal I hope to give voice to the stories swirling around in my head, and to capture the images I see through my camera’s lens.

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