Song Thirteen (Cheerio!)
Written by Gnocchi Artyst (June 07, 2020).
Original in English, translation in Vietnamese.
Copyright © 2020 — Please do not use without permission.
You passed through this life too fast
Like a little comet
Flashing up a corner of the sky
Before disappearing into the dark night
Do you remember the happy days
When you were a nobody
Roaming through the empty alleys
Singing your heart out to the stars up high?
Stray cat… READ MORE > “Stray Cat”
This song was recorded during the ongoing lockdown in Toronto, and it’s been quite a struggle: a string on my guitar broke, so I’ve been playing with only 5 strings; then my laptop acted up and wouldn’t turn on at times… but the hardest thing was … READ MORE > “Song One (You’re Far Gone)”
Will I have to knock
On a thousand heavy doors
To find one
That’s open for me?
Will I have to plant
A thousand tall trees
To get one
That gives me fruits?
Will I have to mend
This battered heart
For it again
To be broken apart?
Will I have to bear
A thousand … READ MORE > “Will I?”