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Playing Second Fiddle

A conductor of an orchestra was once asked which musical instrument he considered the most difficult to play.

After a moment’s thought, he gave a rather surprising answer:- 108 more words

Daily Musings

Mini Poetry: The Prelude of Deluge

Reckless cloudbursts
rippling reverberations-
Her harmonic ensemble
hits a deafening crescendo:
taunts my senses, paralysed;
haunts my spirit, petrified.

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Mark graduated from the Tennessee Technological University in Cookeville, TN in 2003 with a Bachelor’s in Music Education. He continued his education to receive his Masters in Jazz Performance from the State University of NY in 2007. 126 more words



Gabe has a girlfriend. This was vouchsafed to L by text, while they sat across the room from each other. And the ‘going out’ status, it appears, was also secured by text. 210 more words


Ballet of words

Words are just words
’til you orchestrate their stage,
Make them pirouette
across the page,
Dress them in sense,
Let them go.