The Microstory series is a collection of short cinematic cue pieces. Each volume contains 31 compositions varying in length but never going much more than a few minutes--sometimes even less than 1 minute. There will be seven volumes of Microstories--totaling 217 pieces. One might call them 'mind cues' for a musical journal. Microstories Vol. I: 1. Microstory 1: A bouncy lil' dance tune featuring piano and bass clarinet 2. Microstory 2: A slithering soundscape--a paramecium out for a stroll 3. Microstory 3: A folk-rock ensemble in a minimalist way 4. Microstory 4: Rock changes in space organ dissonance and highly improvised bassoon 5. Microstory 5: Symphony synthesizer behind an unusual, angular rock acoustic guitar pattern with a touch of piccolo 6. Microstory 6: Jon Lord meets Stanley Clarke cue 7. Microstory 7: Space keyboard music with traditional harmony sitting below a tonal tuba solo 8. Microstory 8: Soundscape cue with E-Bass, E and A Guitars, drum kit 9. Microstory 9: Soulful baroque Mario Bros. Game music 10. Microstory 10: A slightly bent waltz with tavern piano and flute 11. Microstory 11: Fusion jazz band country tune 12. Microstory 12: Genghis Khan charges during an electric storm! 13. Microstory 13: Phrygian dance steps with violin and piano 14. Microstory 14: More Phrygian dance steps with violin and piano 15. Microstory 15: Sinister church service in space with guitar and intergalactic organ 16. Microstory 16: Heavy Metal noise nova with the usual suspects 17. Microstory 17: More heavy metal with a touch of fusion jazz 18. Microstory 18: Deep jungle canyon cello piece 19. Microstory 19: Jazz fusion piece on the open prairie 20. Microstory 20: Fast pace that runs into a wall 21. Microstory 21: King Ghidorah's heavy metal dance 22. Microstory 22: Plasticized tribute to Delia Derbyshire 23. Microstory 23: Heavy metal on acid-1 24. Microstory 24: Hip-Hop assembled in shop class out of plastic 25. Microstory 25: Heavy metal on acid-2 26. Microstory 26: Violin piece performed in a sewer tunnel during a slow procession of homeless people 27. Microstory 27: Jazz band piece with lawnmower trill 28. Microstory 28: Minimalist soundtrack for a day at the slaughter house 29. Microstory 29: Jazz smoke with synthesizer solo 30. Microstory 30: Abridged version of 'Super Adaptoid' 31. Microstory 31: Cheesy 'found' bass and drums with synthesizer solo.