A Honeymoon

and on our way the driver told me, in broken English, about a gigantic sea creature that had mauled some local villagers and when he slowed the car to a crawl on a deserted road and pointed out to the crisp clear ocean I was immeasurably disappointed that I saw absolutely nothing.

Vincent Dances

When the dance floor throngs and the music is thumping so your entire body vibrates, no one is speaking. As long as Vin stays on the dance floor, he’s like everyone else. There is no particular awkwardness, and no pity.

Stephano introduced Vin to disco.


For Murphy’s easeful energy. For Murphy’s inherent ability to excel at everything which I struggle to prove myself adequate. For the carefree way Murphy flows through life