This is my response to the Lens-Artists Weekly Photo Challenge — Creepy. It is a dark and mournful story (hopefully). The events, places and people described are purely fictional. Illustrative photos made to fit, were taken on my recent short break. Alrighty, let’s get on with it.
Beneath The Surface
Sleepy seaside village bordered by mountains and boundless crystal clear waters.
Heaven’s waiting room they call it. Its other name is Hell.
A deep undertow hides flaws and dirty secrets.
Community of lost souls
but misfits dine alone.
Fear and loathing rent from shimmering sea and mourn
Young men rendered weak.
Be a man in the mould from which you’re cast.
Prince of the air. A creep that does not belong.
Beneath the emerald-jeweled surface.
Shall we have a song to go with the story? You know the one …