This is the chapter when, in many ways, the novel really starts. For verily within this chapter do we have this line:
Like the first shifting of lava in the bowels of a mountain that was really a volcano, Tammy’s anger stirred.
The photo above was taken by my wife,
Tammy Cat, just this past weekend in downtown Asheville. We chose it to illustrate Chapter 12.
It won, but only slightly, over this photo, also taken by Cat on the same photo safari:
I can only hope to one day be as great a writer as Cat is a photographer.
I’ll keep trying if you keep reading.
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