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Summer evening

Sunset tonight, in the south of Stockholm. Not very warm, but a wonderful evening to go biking. Blackbirds, seagulls, pheasants… and a couple of hares.

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Dandelion Dinner

On the very cold, wet and short walk I made today I was happy to spot two green finches eating dandelion buds. Their camouflage colour made them difficult to distinguish from the background. Shot from a long distance, the photos look like a bit printed […]

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WPC: Enveloped

Whenever I have foreign visitors, I like to show the Stockholm Public Library, designed by Swedish architect Gunnar Asplund, inaugurated in 1928. According to Wikipedia, it was Sweden’s first public library to apply the principle of open shelves where visitors could access books without the […]

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WPC: Forces of nature

“…share a force of nature from your corner of the world. It can be something as large as the Grand Canyon, or as small as the tiny seedling steadily breaking is way through the concrete in your driveway”, was the invitation of Brie Anne Demkiw […]

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Looking at art

At the museum of contemporary art in Stockholm; Moderna Museet, a big retrospective exhibition is going on. It is called “I Have Been to Hell and Back”.  The inspiring artistry of French-American Louise Bourgeois (1911-2010)  – 105 works covering 70 years of creativity – is […]

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WPC: Intricate

Often when I pass the tangled thickets surrounding my neighborhood, I stop, fascinated by those intricate patterns and textures created by the growing plants. The greenery as well as the climate is different here in Stockholm – compared to Göteborg, on the west coast, where […]

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Homegrown

Strawberries and pepper are developing in our kitchen window these days. The peppers (red, green and yellow) are still only about two-three inches, and the strawberries are not very sweet, but it’s fun to see them grow.

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