50 word Story: Death of a Blues Man

The end is near.

The swirling soup of alcohol, smokes, fast food, and heightened adrenaline have worked their life long course.

But as life fades to a white pinpoint, he hears the approaching music.

Etta, Elmore, Muddy, and a chorus of others singin’ the blues.

He smiles and passes on.

 

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s