Rain is driving against the windows of the bar, but tonight I couldn`t care less. I`ve shrugged off my wet coat and I`m sipping a glass of ruby red, listening to dry wood popping in the fire. Jen`ll be joining me soon.
I wait in secret anticipation of the dark eyed mysterious pianist who`s been playing his way deeper into my heart every Friday, from ten.
Maggie Veness lives on the north coast of New South Wales, Australia. Currently at work on a short story collection, her prize-winning fiction is published or forthcoming in the UK, the US, Canada, Australia and New Zealand.