Saturday Word of the Day: Tutti

*Tutti: all; all the voices or instruments together. “Ok everyone, our next performance piece contains a tutti passage. So, it’s going to take a lot of practice.” “Couldn’t we maybe do something without a tutti?” “Sorry, no can do. Our benefactor wants the orchestra to perform this piece.” “I guess it can’t be helped then.” … Continue reading Saturday Word of the Day: Tutti


Saturday Word of the Day: Membranophone

*Membranophone: any musical instrument, as a drum, in which the sound is produced by striking, rubbing, or blowing against a membrane stretched over a frame. Johnny was a musician, specialising in membranophones. The drums were his instrument of choice, and whenever someone in town needed a drummer they would call him up. He wasn’t affiliated … Continue reading Saturday Word of the Day: Membranophone


Songs Into Stories 2- Inspired by the song Brave by Sara Bareilles  Milly was always quiet, never argued and never interrupted. Her sisters Agatha and Christine were different. Agatha was made for arguing, butting heads with everyone and never backing down from a fight, when she'd finished high school she escaped to Yale to … Continue reading Brave


Songs into Stories 1: Radioactive- Imagine Dragons ( Emerald orbs strain to focus, the air is filled with ash and dust. His skin ripples, as if something was travelling beneath it. Muscles strain and limbs flex as he pulls himself from the ground. The prisoner's brow is beaded from sweat from the intense heat of … Continue reading Radioactive