Monthly Archives: November 2013

Under One Small Star by Wislawa Szymborska

My apologies to chance for calling it necessity. My apologies to necessity if I’m mistaken, after all. Please, don’t be angry, happiness, that I take you as my due. May my dead be patient with the way my memories fade. … Continue reading

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I love you but sometimes I don’t know if love is true. Thinking again and again until this feeling will numb the occasional sadness brought about by the unknown. If we are the same Then how come we are not … Continue reading

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HEBE 田馥甄 – Insignificance

“Insignificance” is an electro-ballad rarely seen in the C-pop world. The concept is inspired when Hebe Tian shares one of her favorite poems with her colleagues, “Under One Small Star” by Polish poet Wislawa Szymborska: “Soul, don’t take offense that … Continue reading

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“The feelings that hurt most, the emotions that sting most, are those that are absurd – The longing for impossible things, precisely because they are impossible; nostalgia for what never was; the desire for what could have been; regret over … Continue reading

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