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A magical moment in my backyard

A day off. Lousy weather. I spent it indoor with a good book. Three hours before midnight, I became restless. Then the weather changed and I went for a short road trip. 426 more words



On the morning of my twenty-seventh birthday, I awoke in an empty house in a remote fjord above the Arctic Circle where no one really lived anymore. 606 more words


The beauty of your neighbourhood

It’s easy to take it for granted. And thus ignore the beauty that is right in front of you.

I’m talking about your own neighbourhood. No matter how beautiful it is, many of us to decide to postpone our trips. 252 more words


Arctic Spring

We we say it’s a beautiful spring day, we don’t mean green grass and budding flowers.  This is what 71 degrees north looks like, six days before the calendar reads May 1st.


Home - at last

So, it’s almost the end of the Easter break, and I’ve been home for a week. I leave to go back to Trondheim on Monday, but that’s alright. 93 more words