All posts tagged: Majorna

Descent

Another word I had to look up… Descent, the theme of this week’s WordPress Photo Challenge. (På svenska: bl a sluttning, nedförsbacke, nedför.) As usual, there are plenty of ways to interpret the weekly theme. The photo was taken on a cold  winter’s day, years […]

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Broken

Photos from the Majorna district of Göteborg, where the facades often are coated with corrugated galvanised metal sheets. Yellow leaves are covering the streets now, and the western winds are strong and humid. Ailsa’s travel theme of the week is Broken.      

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Signs

Signs is the theme of this week’s WordPress Photo Challenge. My entry is a gallery of signs from district Majorna in Göteborg. I still have no personal experience of “The poetic hairdresser” but whenever I pass his salon, I look attentively to spot any sign […]

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WP Weekly Photo Challenge: My neighborhood

This week’s Photo Challenge from WordPress is “My neighborhood”.  The challenge was to take photos with your mobile camera, but I do prefer using my compact Nikon.  My part of Göteborg, is situated close to the river  with ferries to Denmark/Germany, and a fish market. The […]

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Gul natt i Majorna

Lördag kväll. Tretton grader varmt och löven prasslar, de lyser som guldpengar. Natten är gul av lampsken. I ett fönster ser jag två som omfamnar varandra innerligt, i ett annat halsar en man ur en grön flaska.  Yellow saturday night. Leaves like brilliant golden coins.

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Standargatan, Majorna

Torsdag f m: Ett möte sköts oväntat upp en halvtimme. Jag var redan där och fick en förmiddagspromenad på köpet. Solen steg över hustaken. Svartklädda småbarnsföräldrar med svarta barnvagnar kom fram ur skuggorna. Snöplogar skrapade och gnisslade. Fåglar sjöng vårsånger. Kanske såg de färgerna så […]

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