To illustrate microfiction's pointillist quality, or better, its punctualist
time signature, consider the following story from Epstein's collection Mikhashev Ahava M'khadash ("Recalculating Love"):
The main part is the piano part, however, where Chopinesque chord breakdowns encounter and clash with twelve-tone punctualist
In the latter the music softens, grows quieter, and there is an almost "punctualist
" economy in the voice part.