Posts

Showing posts from May, 2020

How Sweet the Sound (microfiction)

Image
Something moved in the shadows. It loosened itself from the mud where it had lain buried for sixty years. Rising, it swirled, taking form. From its center, a fiddle’s tune sprang forth, leaping and dancing like a candle flame.

In the rocking chair, the old woman smiled, tapped her foot, and hummed along.