A song is the perfect way to present poetry to people. Because I write in English and because I make American style music, I am A Dutch poet in an American dream.
That is why a book with the same title was published in 2017, containing 30 years worth of Diftong lyrics. It all starts with a feeling, some words surface, a melody follows. It may take ten minutes. It may take a year. But each and every time, a song emerges.