Letting Go of the Balloon String

One of my favourite songs since childhood is the German synth-loaded pop tune “99 Luftballons” by Nena.  Not the English version–the German original.  As a child, it felt deliriously beautiful.  I could dance to it all day. As a teenager, I took German in high school–no word of a lie–so I could find out whatContinue reading “Letting Go of the Balloon String”