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  1. Blog 8

    I'm starting writing again after handing in all my university coursework and being on holiday for a week. The next step is to get a 2.1 or above so I can do a Masters in composition.



    I'm going to talk a bit about the problems I've had as a composer and how I'm going to use this time to overcome them.

    For starters, conventional notation has been a big barrier between my musical ideas and getting scores written. I don't think this is the fault of conventional
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  2. The Nightmare: Chapters 3, 4

    Alexandrov had a wife named Natasha. They lived in a beautiful apartment in the richer district of the city. Yet they didn't always have the best of marriages. It was Alexandrov's habit to dive into his work and never get out until weeks later, when his cases were finished, to the neglect of his wife. Now was the beginning of one of those periods.
    Natasha was never sure how to express herself when this would happen. She would tell herself that it was all for his sake, since he provided
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    Updated May-28-2011 at 02:57 by Huilunsoittaja (Additional Chapter)

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  3. The Nightmare: Chapters 1, 2

    It was a double homicide.

    In no time, everyone in the city heard about it. The story was all in the papers, and crowds rushed to the apartment to see if they could get any news. This is what could be the police were able to figure out so far:
    Early that morning, neighbors called saying they heard a scream a little after sunrise in a nearby apartment, followed by a few softer yells. The police came to that apartment, and knocked on the door, but no one answered. They broke
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    Updated May-07-2011 at 01:29 by Huilunsoittaja

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  4. The Wandering Tower: Short Story Blog, Continued

    I have the choice of several other stories to post here. I'll give little teasers of what they are:

    Steel
    A young girl singer in conservatory discovers a dark truth about her accompanist friend, but an even darker truth about his enemy when they face off in a battle for fame. But no one can keeps secrets for long... not even her.

    The Nightmare
    A Murder Mystery of unusual circumstances, and it all surrounds a mysterious glass of wine. A detective's quest
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    Updated Apr-29-2011 at 23:26 by Huilunsoittaja

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  5. Disappeared: Chapter 7 (The denouement)

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    So after that, I stayed with Elena in her room while Victor and Nikolai went to look for Sergei's body. Sure enough, they found it right where they saw him fall - for the second time - inside a shaft that was nearly impossible to get to because of the walls and fences that were between the buildings in the alley. So they reported it to the police. Victor came back to me completely
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