Piano stories, books, poems, and more

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

Book / Romance

August 27, 2017

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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

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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

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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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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 work of non fiction under my pen name William Pierce about five brothers and manhood. Read More

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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

Short Story / Romance

August 28, 2016

Reads: 130

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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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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

Book / Young Adult

May 18, 2016

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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

Short Story / Romance

April 28, 2016

Reads: 200

Comments: 7

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"The Pianist" is one of my most popular works, with as of this day, nearly 130 reads. I felt inspired to write more about the relationship, this time from a different point of view. Read More

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The only thing I knew was to form a rendition of you Read More

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Kyle, a 15 year-old boy who's father had recently disappeared recently is a musical prodigy. He now lives in Chicago with his mother. Not knowing what had happened to his father, Kyle must use the clues left by his father in order to discover where he is...but he can't do… Read More

Tags: music, sound, piano

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The end result of love lost in youth. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 14, 2016

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Dearest Piano Read More

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Andy's only friend is his pet, who soon goes missing. We all just need someone to lean on, someone to keep us going. Read More
Enter the mind of the pianist, who is the best in Europe, and experience the struggle he faces after an incident. In terms of genre, I honestly do not know where to put it so I just categorised it as literary fiction. This is a short story I wrote quite… Read More
A GIRL THINKS OF A BOY AND NOT THE SCHUBERT PIANO PIECE SHE IS MEANT TO BE PRACTICING IN 1962 Read More

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Sara was never really good at anything but playing the piano when she was young; it was something she had enjoyed dearly. She was a short lived prodigy, only to lose her skills in a car accident that killed her parents. After coming into her adult years, at 26, she… Read More

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If only Nia Buendía had had larger hands, you might be talking about her today. As it is her musical journey has followed many twists and turns. Read More
How does one explain life and love? A difficult topic to broach and two words that seemingly impossible to explain. Ryan knows the pain of life but he also discovers the joys that come with it. (Warning this is 2 pages long, short sweet and to the point.) Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 07, 2014

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This was taking from a journal entry I wrote at three in the morning one day in the hallway of my dorm. I was having a bad night and so desperately missed my piano and band. I really liked my journal entry. Read More

Book / Non-Fiction

October 25, 2014

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Just random moments of time, either real to my life or made up. Welcome to glimpse of my life (well, for the ones that are my life)! Read More

Short Story / Other

August 08, 2014

Reads: 98

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I have always loved the piano, and even though this is fiction I think that this instrument could help someone in this way. I plan to write similar pieces. I hope you enjoy! ^-^ Read More
This work highlights the feelings a musician, specifically a pianist, feel when they do their thing. The seemingly random capitalization adds to the mood, and also helps to specify which element is being referred to. Read More
A rose is on stage. It performs a piano concerto. I believe it's one of my best poems (with the exclusion of a couple. Also one of my oddest, but whatever). It's a short summary, I know, but I'm kinda feeling a bit slow tonight. Read More
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