Charcoal on Canvas

Cam and Amy — Charcoal on Canvas
Photo by Jonathan Borba on Unsplash

Cam hadn’t turned a page in his book for over six minutes and Amy was beginning to worry. He held in his hands a battered and well-loved copy of The Phantom Tollbooth, a children’s book they had both cherished since the 6th grade. Amy recalled that Cam usually read this book with his long body sprawled across the window seat, left foot tapping, an amused smile on his face. A very expressive…