Say what you mean and mean what you say
Communication can be difficult, even on a good day. Because we say ‘yes’ when we mean ‘no’ and the other way around. And sometimes, a word just doesn’t mean what you think it means.
I moved to a new country
The first time I arrived in Iowa City, Iowa, where I was moving from Sweden, I almost turned and ran. It was 2 am. I was fresh off a Greyhound bus. Right in front of me was a huge sign “Road Closed” and torn down buildings…
6 movies and TV-shows to entertain and intrigue
Summer is great for many things, including watching movies or TV series. Here are 6 favorites I’ve enjoyed and hope you’ll enjoy and be inspired by as well.
Life: Zero-sum or something else?
In life there are winners and there are losers. There are those who strike it rich and those who “live in a van down by the river”. That’s just life. Or is it?
My best summer
I was going on an adventure. Leaving my small hometown in Sweden for the great metropolis of Berlin, Germany. By myself. As in, I came up with the idea, I planned the trip, I made all the arrangements.
9 reasons not to skip vacation
My good friend Jim would say “Vacation is too damn much work.” And yet, there are very real benefits of taking vacation. How about 9 of them? But I hope it won’t take all 9 to convince you …
I photographed the King of Sweden
I was in professional photography school. One day we heard that the King was coming to town. This was our chance to all test out being news/celebrity/paparazzi photographers.
7 for summer reading
Summer is a good time for reading. By the pool, at the lake, on the deck, in the backyard … Here are 7 recommendations for your enjoyment.