Where Have They Gone?

Fifty-Word Inspiration This week, find inspiration in fifty words. Use a fellow blogger’s response to a previous challenge, “Fifty,” as a springboard for this week’s post.

* 30 June 2014

I see the house, only it’s now an ashen pile of rubble. After pulling onto the shoulder, I study the scene. Then I see the burned frame of the old John Deere and the hay wagon beneath the power lines. Everything’s gone. So are the people.