Piano stories, books, poems, and more

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This was a poem I first started writing when I got back into writing poetry. It kind of sums up a lot for me personally. Read More

Tags: poetry, music, poem, piano

"Music is a universal language that connects us without prejudice, it speaks to us all equally, yet is received with great variation.”— Fiona Joy Hawkins Read More
Frank's played at the same club most his life, fame and fortune never came between that. Read More

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Semi-fiction... Read More
All the sounds one hears on this album, Blue Landscapes III: Frontiers, by Robert Thies (piano) and Damjan Krajacic (flutes), were acoustically created on flute and piano, and sometimes using extended techniques not commonly associated with the instruments, creating a well grounded acoustic music that reflects the natural vibrations of… Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 18, 2020

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Tags: music, piano

Lara O'Riley is a champion in ice skating. Her whole life had been dedicated to that. Her fame and skills are known by the whole state and will be known to the world internationally in her finals. Only she has problems the world don't know about. Infact she don't want… Read More
Anthony Constantinou Love Playing Piano: Music run in families and mine came from my father’s side. My grandfather was a lifelong guitarist – though he died, but his memories still alive. After insisting on braving the snow to play with his quartet, I change the way and move towards Piano. Read More

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A young girl wakes up in the middle of the night and sees someone playing a piano. Is it a ghost? Is it her mind playing tricks on her? Why isn't she scared? Read More
The Interview/Chasing A Dream/Part One Bobby Smith is a Guest on the George Espenlaub Radio Show. Bobby is a Singer and self taught pianist who being inspired by "Jerry Lee Lewis" and "Jimmy Swaggart" taught himself to play piano at age 16. Follow Bobby in this Part… Read More

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A short story I wrote for a writing class. Inspired by a picture of a young man playing the piano at a public park. Read More

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The Trial and Terror House

The old lady was a strict teacher, but her methods helped Ewan to learn well. Perhaps too well for his own good... Read More

Tags: piano, old-lady

Isabella Schall is a piano prodigy, perhaps the greatest one of her time. Music is her life, and she wouldn't trade it for anything. Because music is all she has. The death of her mother turned her father into a shadow of the man he used to be. It… Read More

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No matter what, don't investigate unless you have to... Read More

Book / Romance

August 27, 2017

Iris has to protect her child. Her child is everything to her, her top priority. But a beautiful stranger has started to infiltrate her perfect constructed life. The last time she let a stranger this close it ended up badly. What will she do ? The connection is too hard… Read More

Tags: music, piano, adagio

I grew up in an abusive home and therefore it was never on the cards that I'd go on to become a professional hotel pianist, traveling the world and playing in some of the very best hotels. It was even less predictable that I'd one day play in the presence… Read More
Based on the song "Baby Grand" by Billy Joel and Ray Charles. Lyrics below. Late at night When it's dark and cold I reach out For someone to hold When I'm blue When I'm lonely She comes through She's the only one who can My baby grand Is all I… Read More

Tags: music, sex, lust, piano

Poem / Poetry

May 16, 2017

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The Booksie Classic House

have you ever played a song and thought how you would like the song to be played at your funeral, or maybe even while you die? the poem is a basic intro to the book, its a working progress but is well under way and i hope to publish it… Read More

Tags: sad, piano

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A free-verse poem that follows the long lost notes of a neglected piano. The owner, a single father whom has despaired at his inability to play after the traumatic death of his partner, it is until the inexperienced prodigy caught in the middle, re-awakens the melancholy instrument full of past… Read More

Short Story / Non-Fiction

March 09, 2017

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this metaphor describes racial dynamics using the elements of a piano Read More

Book / Romance

February 15, 2017

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Tags: piano

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This piece of poetry was submitted into a school contest, and it was a winner! Hope you like it! Read More

Tags: music, pain, sorrow, piano

Recently happened to me and needed to get this off my chest Read More

Tags: love, music, girl, boy, piano

Book / Horror

June 02, 2016

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The Booksie Classic House

Elizabeth was a quiet, mild-mannered girl from a small town, whose life was about to be turned upside down during her final years of high school. Coming out unscathed, would be tougher than she'd imagined. Read More

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The only thing I knew was to form a rendition of you Read More
thos book is about a young woman and a young man who meet through a piano lesson. they fall in love through tragic events and experiences together. Read More

Tags: love, piano, jason, kalyssa

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