Essay Fiction posted January 18, 2022

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Mike Harrison's voice is exhilarating and inspirational.

If the Devil Could Sing

by Michael Jefferson

During a road trip, Mike Harrison's raspy voice assaulted the radio belting out, "I Am the Walrus." His frantic and pained delivery sounded as if he was engaged in a war for his soul. He lived his songs, and his distinct, plaintive style became an inspiration that helped me free rather than fear my creative dark side. I tell everyone, "If the devil could sing, he'd sound like Mike Harrison."

Music Makes Hearts Beat writing prompt entry
Writing Prompt
Growing up we all had a special singer or band that made our hearts leap, made us dream. In less than 70 words write about your favourite solo artist or band and the song they sing that still tugs at your heart today.
Contest idea from Tempeste, which got the most votes in the Contest contest.
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