Ineluctabilis

March 26, 2024  :: 0 comments

I will leave the building with her. We will walk together for several blocks. It will be night. Before we leave, she will say something to me, she will make some remark about the tone of my voice. When I speak to her, the tone of my voice will have a certain effect on her, and so she will make …

Composition

August 5, 2023  :: 0 comments

The unsteady movement of his slender wrist enables me to hear the remote sounds of a piano. I am usually in another part of the very large house, but at this moment he is just across the hall, writing in the study, describing the piano music. Occasionally he looks up from the faded, pale notebook paper, gazing through the specially …