I Think We’re Scared Again

What Music Speaks, part five

Tracy Lynne Oliver
Jul 30, 2019 · 4 min read
Illustration by Louisa Bertman

MMusic is in the world with you. You’ve interacted with it, saw its face, held its arms, ran towards its heat. It’s been with you in those moments; the ones you want to remember, the ones you want to forget. Music has been your companion, your confidant. It’s been a secret keeper and a hand holder and a place where you can get lost for a while. In this short story music…