Harmony by Georgiann Baldino
Approx. 1,750 words.
Published on December 26, 2010.
When Aubrey Swann walks in Madame Fattora's side door for composition lessons, he enters a world of imagination. She insists he learn proper rules of harmony, but the outside world makes even stronger demands. Georgiann Baldino's short fiction captures the joy and difficulty of creativity while the main character comes of age.