In the midst of the hieroglyphs my fingertips start to write

from Game (Ft. Kendrick Lamar) – The City Lyrics on Rap Genius


Kendrick Lamar describes the feeling you get when you’re in a creative rush; words, images flows fast in your mind and can be somewhat confusing, incomprehensible to a 3rd party, similar to a lost language.

The word Hieroglyph is well-chosen as egyptian hieroglyphs were a formal writing system used by the ancient Egyptians that combined logographic and alphabetic elements.

This isn’t the first time Kendrick has mentioned writing his own hieroglyphics.

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