This is not an epiphany I had on New Year’s Day. This is the thread I followed on my voyage to self-awareness.
Augustus Muller não é senão um alquimista que extrai ouro desses sintetizadores. E Jae Matthews, com sua voz e letras desalentadoras, vai-te fazer querer reviver toda uma subcultura gótica adolescente.
Her voice is as disturbing as it is soothing; their music is as melancholic as joyful. And that was all I needed. To marvel at something so beautiful, that would bring me to tears!
“Tilting at windmills” was an expression used by Miguel de Cervantes. Still, it turned out to be a universal idiom used to describe situations where adversaries or scenarios are incorrectly perceived. What could be a mere windmill could be magnified wrongly into something gigantic.
For those who read Nietzsche's "The Origin of the Tragedy in Music", it is evident that this XIX century masterpiece has just won the perfect soundtrack.
After reading "The Stone Raft" we realize that everything within the reach of our telescopic lenses, everything that man has named and classified to this day can be shaken by the opening a crack. It took special characters and unusual events to subvert the laws of logic and physics, to deconstruct and extend the borders of an imaginary world, through a text.