Fall has been in the air here in Stockholm in the past few weeks.
There’s been many days lately when I’ve arrived at work, shouting “Fall is in the air!! I look forward to the fall.” For the most parts, my co-workers have looked at me as if I am some kind of weirdo – what Swede longs for fall? We all know too well the roughness of fall and winter, six months of pitch black darkness. At the most we’ll get a couple of hours of sunlight on a nice day.
Continue reading När Mörkret Faller /When the dark times come (literally speaking)
This is not meant to be about me, but it might end up being about my life and my perspective. What other story can I tell anyway, but my own? No matter how impartial I’ll ever attempt to be, I’ll always be biased by my own personal lenses. I can only understand the world around me through my own personality. No one can ever tell a story without partly reflecting their own experiences, they are embedded in who we are and how we interpret the world around us. Thus we can never tell another story than our own. It works like projection – the only way we can understand other people is through who we are ourselves.
Heads up – this is perhaps brutally honest, and qutie personal. But it is my story, the only story I know. In the end, we might as well reveal it all. One way or another, it’ll show anyway. In the end we are all only human. Let it be.
Continue reading The Little Guardian Angel
The time finally came, when the need for comfort came to outweigh the desire for adventure.
Continue reading Comfort over Adventure
Some people end up in one destructive relationship after another, joking about that they find their partners outside the mental institution.
Continue reading Destructive Relationships
The idiomatic expression, ”everything has its time”, is quite accurate, significant and important to bear in mind.
Continue reading Timing is Everything
Jobs, the founder of Apple, was a college drop out, who got fired from the company which he founded and abandoned his first child for several years. He eventually “grew up”, got married, took responsibility for his first child as well as his other three. He also became the chief executive officer of Apple after his comeback.
Continue reading A Chain of Connecting Dots, Steve Jobs