Tag Archive: Change

(Have no) Fear of failure!

There is only one thing that makes a dream impossible to achieve: Fear of failure The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho

Back on track

July came and we were faced with a test. We fought and we failed. Some nights, I don’t remember sleeping. There was a heat wave, a storm that had to break, in order… Continue reading

What are you going to write about?

What are you going to write about, he asks. As if there was a subject. A task to be completed. He only asks because he’s curious. Perhaps a little intrigued. But I get… Continue reading

Thank you May (you were damn cold)

    Dear Month of May, Thank you for nothing. Or actually that’s not true… Thank you for showing me how stressful change can be. How even the smallest moves makes the biggest… Continue reading

Flip my head like a trash can

I sit down for the first time in 2,5 weeks to write.  Anything, I decide. To break the silence. To catch myself in the midst of everything that is going on. For some… Continue reading

Half-awake in a half-way home

From this corner of the living room I can see all the large windows and the green trees outside. Hear the chirping of the birds and watch the morning sunlight dance on the… Continue reading

Leaving one home for another

I moved into this apartment exactly two years ago. Having just come back from a seven months backpacking trip I was in need of a place to hang up my hat and drop… Continue reading

Busy being in love

I search for your name. It’s an old habit. But you’re not around. Or sometimes you are. And we talk for hours. But you’re still in Costa Rica and I can’t reach you.… Continue reading

Feelgood weekend (in Oslo)

Yesterday Oslo’s outdoor cafés were packed with people in sunglasses and sneakers. Today it is snowing. It’s March and this is to be expected. Hence why I embrace it, sitting here at Funky… Continue reading

Ask and you shall receive

I take time to sit down at my desk, with no distraction but the empty screen. A glass of red wine to my left. A plate of sliced parmesan cheese to my right.… Continue reading