I was listening to my regular drive random playlist when Bon Iver's Lump Sum came on. I don't really know how to describe the way this song makes me feel: on a non verbal level, even if the vocals were just reduced to the mumblings of the saddest person on earth, this song is guaranteed to hit you right in the gut. As it is, this is a powerful reminder of why For Emma, Forever Ago is deemed one of the best albums of the '00s.
Here's Lump Sum:
Or so the story goes.
Oh, hey, see you all in Sarawak in August! I might be presenting again. I submitted my abstract, and am working on the final paper. Still a lot of work to do...