An unknown poet seeks inspiration in this character-driven drama from director Meng Jinghui. Facing an uncertain future and unable to fuel his creative fire, Yun Fei (Jyanbin Chen) heads for the Bejing suburbs in order to seek the advice of his old college buddy.
Further discouraged after finding out that his friend is currently finding success as a breeder of black chickens, Yun Fei subsequently meets a colorblind girl who encourages him to keep at his writing. Though inspiration continues to elude him, Yun Fei finds sudden and unexpected success after purchasing a pirated record with seemingly magical powers.
Though he has finally found the success he longed for, Yun Fei still can't help but feeling that something is missing from his life.