Month: April 2014

Glow

An intense one-night-festival took place in Stockholm last Saturday. The purpose was to show the rich cultural life of the city. Overwhelmed by the huge programme in venues all over town I choose a few events: A boys’ choir, singing Vivaldi in the German Church, […]

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Letters

The WordPress photo challenge of this week is Letters. Working with graphic design, I spend much time looking at letters, i e mostly fonts – not handwritten lettering. During last year’s visit to Cuba, I saw few – but beautifully made – characters painted on […]

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On top

The air was mild and the sun generous. Late in the afternoon I made a walk in the wood. It was all quiet, apart from an eager blackbird singing in solitude from the top of a tree. I had the chance to come close and […]

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Round

About half an hour by bike from the place where I stay there is a popular residential area, built over the last 20 years, called Hammarby Sjöstad. There are 11.000 apartments – homes for about 25.000 people. The district is situated close to the waterfront, and […]

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Monument

Yesterday at noon it was sunny and clear. I left my suburb with the bike to do some shopping and go to the gym. The city was full of strolling Stockholmers. There were also quite a few Russian- and italian-speaking tourists (with frequently used cameras) […]

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Misty

In the beautiful month of april one doesn’t like to think about november or january, but there are times when the weather in Göteborg can be hard to bear. Times when the sun is away for days and weeks, or long periods of fog, when […]

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