Conductors Are Hitchhiking in the Hope of Bringing Back a Soloist to the Stage

Photo by nappy on Pexels.com Lena was raised on violin lessons and minimal parental supervision. Becoming a truck driver was her only way out. She found there all the speed limits she had never received from her parents. And thanks to the mostly automatically driven trucks, she could practice her violin for practically all of … Continue reading Conductors Are Hitchhiking in the Hope of Bringing Back a Soloist to the Stage

The Snackable Dilemma

Photo by Erik Mclean from Pexels Darryl slid three quarters into the vending machine and weighed his options. Getting the three quarters back and buying a lottery ticket instead was a strong one. But he was ravenous, and, as addicted as he was to social networks, he couldn’t ingest anything but snackable content. Pushed by … Continue reading The Snackable Dilemma

Brass band – (Loud music filled the room, making it hard to hear anything else. #4)

Loud music filled the room, making it hard to hear anything else. Finally, she might have a rest from the whirlpool of her thoughts. They were slowly dragging her to the bottom. Today she was  too tired to fight and had decided to let her body and mind being rocked and pushed in all directions … Continue reading Brass band – (Loud music filled the room, making it hard to hear anything else. #4)

Loud music filled the room, making it hard to hear anything else. #3

Loud music filled the room, making it hard to hear anything else. She could still hear her thoughts and dreams looping in her head. As far as she could remember, this very music always had worked as a catalyser, enabling her to reach some different, sometimes higher, level of awareness. It was scary at times. … Continue reading Loud music filled the room, making it hard to hear anything else. #3

Loud music filled the room, making it hard to hear anything else. #2

Loud music filled the room, making it hard to hear anything else. That’s how Melvin liked his entrances: deafening. Still unsure of himself, he didn’t want to give anyone the opportunity to talk about anything else but him. The best way he had found to do so was to make it impossible to talk about … Continue reading Loud music filled the room, making it hard to hear anything else. #2

Loud music filled the room, making it hard to hear anything else. #1

Loud music filled the room, making it hard to hear anything else. The incessant drilling from the neighbour upstairs was finally covered. One can understand the need for sublimation after a hard divorce, but, seriously, how many holes can you drill in a two bedrooms apartment? Truth be told Georges had wondered the same when … Continue reading Loud music filled the room, making it hard to hear anything else. #1