Rock Bottom, Finally

Ecstasy and torment in a Kentucky saloon

Dylan Skurka
Scuzzbucket
Published in
2 min readJan 24, 2024

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Photo by Maria Voss on Unsplash

It was just another
humid Kentucky
whiskey-stained evening
when Dale splintered his lip
on the empty barrel
he’d been swiggin’
since…
well to tell the truth
he’d been swiggin’ so long
he didn’t remember beginning it.

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Dylan Skurka
Scuzzbucket

Just someone who likes writing about the philosophy of music and the music of philosophy.