The life of a creative brain – rickroll and neo-rickroll pastry

I left my brain unsupervised for five seconds, and it invented the two pastries ”Rickroll” and ”Neo-rickroll”. It’s not the first time something like this happen, it’s rather…

Cleaning ghost houses and meeting ”something”

First things first; do I believe in ghosts? The answer is something between yes and no. I think the question if ghosts exist are one where future can…

It is possible

It is possible to get your life together. In fact, it’s just a few steps left. Things may be dreary, hard, scary or dangerous, and you will get…

Trolls and John Bauer

Trolls in fairytales are the perpetual outsiders. Noone wants to know where they come from and the only thing anyone want is to get rid of them as…

A new language for Christmas?

Putting in time to learn a second language is well spent time for an author. The obvious advantage is being able to talk to new people and read…

The hero troll – an incomplete lesson in handling

Handling Hero Trolls is not easy, both because of their manipulative behaviour and because our own resistance against pointing out anyone as one (it is a huge insult…

Hero troll – a lesson in identification

When I was in ministry training I was in a group sent away for a weekend of training in conflict resolution in small groups. These are a big…

Living in the fog

Imagine that you lived in a world white with fog. Every obstacle would be invisible untill you got so close it almost jumped at you. Some things would…

Slack is good for you

Yesterday I wrote the last words in my first diary I’ve ever filled with text. I’ve written diaries before, but always ended up writing only on the first…

Kicking the calendar into gear

This is the first week I try to get everything together: Snortblat; seeeekrit comics project; application work for PhDstudies; excercise; family life and bread winner work. I’ve given…