Month: November 2013

Travel theme: Sky

This week’s travel theme from Ailsa is sky.  My image is from Göteborg, where dramatic skies often are seen. From a 60 meter high column the famous statue “the sailor’s wife” (Ivar Johnsson, 1934) is looking towards the sea, waiting.



Looking into the oven may be more interesting than to watch something on tv. Some days ago I made this fragrant quiche for a dinner with one of my sons. It was fun to watch it beeing baked. And we were happy eating it. Ailsa’s […]

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Silent twilight walk

Late in November, early in the afternoon: a silent rubber sole walk in the Annedal area of Göteborg. Temperature was close to zero. The streets were empty. There was neither wind nor clouds, and the twilight was breathtaking. Apart from the complete silence (the lack […]


City fauna I

A variety of (mostly soft or furry) creatures found in my urban habitat and on my hard drive. You may recognize one or two of of these images, they were posted here before. But part of the fun is to combine old stuff in new […]

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Travel theme: Short

Ailsa’s weekly travel theme is “Short”. My contribution to the photo challenge is an image from Göteborg. I captured it while waiting for the bus. The reflection appeared on a big billboard ad for a science fiction movie, where the person on the poster suddenly […]


Travel Theme: Connections

For Ailsa’s Travel Theme “Connections” I chose an old image from a past winter when I went by a double deck train from Stockholm to Göteborg. The train stopped for a short while in Skövde, just in time for the sunset. The tube connects the […]



The other night, I was invited to celebrate two friends’ birthdays in a welcoming house outside the city. The table was beautifully set and my friends had prepared some fantastic food. There were warm people, good conversations, lots of wine and a fireplace. Even a […]