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Piano Practice

Seven years ago I was raised from a peaceful slumber by a terrible noise. My neighbor was learning the piano. Soon, I discovered it was the neighbor’s four year old son at the helm. He attempted Mary Had a Little Lamb, The Itsy Bitsy Spider and, the dreadful, Row, Row, Row Your Boat . For…

The Applause of Waves

The sea glides in, waves build and white water crashes onto the beach. On a wood planked pier, a delivery truck rumbles along. In its bed, wood crates and tackle tumble amongst rope and wire. A large orange buoy bounces from the back.  Its tether snags the trucks bumper preventing its escape.  The driver removes…