A tale like this, scrolled and cranked by hand across the screen,

requires attention

— not to mention what must go on behind the scenes —

it's always moving forward, slowly, boldly, bringing us the story in shadowed circular motion

—inspired by “Francis Whitmore's Wife” – a Crankie Shadow Puppet Show by Katherine Fahey https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JYrNBbVqQGE

as part of #writeacrossamerica