Happy New Year. That sentence sounds so insincere this year, doesn’t it? Because we know this year wasn’t particularly happy, so we are all clinging to the desperate hope that maybe we will do better next year. I won’t be holding my breath, but you never know. A lot of people might be doing … More 3 Thoughts on How to Reach Your 2018 Goals
I have a very short weekend to spend with my family in Norway before getting plunged back into the world of invoices and overtime on Wednesday, so this will simply be a short message to the world before I get on a plane and disappear into the cliched but delightful celebrations ahead. Merry Christmas, … More ‘Tis the Season of Magic and Wonder
Christmas is coming next weekend, and I am so excited! Going to my parents for the weekend so the food will be amazing and there will be holiday movies on TV, and I know their place will be decorated like a Christmas wonderland. But there are also going to be a lot of people and I’ll … More Fictional People Make More Sense
December is wonderful. It is a magical time of year where Prague lights up in sparkles and the scent of hot wine and pastries fill the air of every wide street and marketplace around. Everywhere there are stands offering gingerbread, home-made tree decorations, metal-works, woven baskets, wood-carved toys…. I love it. Despite all the holiday … More Motivation has Gone into Hiding. Time to Hunt.
As we all emerge from the dark and wondrous cavern that is NaNoWriMo with blood of the 50k-Words-Monster dripping down our swords and straining our armor, we are all exhausted but proud of our victory. Even if you didn’t quite kill the Monster, perhaps you cut off a 10.000k leg, or you brought it so … More Writing After NaNoWriMo; Goals for 2018