Archive for April, 2011

Food, English

Posted in Angry rants from hell, Challenges / Utmaningar, Food / Mat, Musings / Luddiga tankegångar with tags , , , , , , on April 29, 2011 by gaijin

Food. I love food. I love making it,  and I love eating it. That being said, cooking and serving for over 200 people during the the span of 5 hours… is kind of rough. Continue reading

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Heartsgrove forest part 4, English

Posted in Fiction / Short stories / Noveller, Heartsgrove, Projects in potentia / Potentiella projekt with tags , , , , , , on April 28, 2011 by gaijin

The minutes ticked away and step by step my panic faded… still breathing hard, I tried to feel my way back to the small doorway, but my fingers couldn’t find it however much I tried. Continue reading

Riddle me this… English

Posted in Angry rants from hell, Musings / Luddiga tankegångar with tags , , , , , on April 28, 2011 by gaijin

If I may, I’d like to pose you a question. A question and a request for assistance. Those who know me know that I’m horrible with numbers, and my memory for things I need to do is even more awful. I’d like to change that. Continue reading

Heartsgrove forest part 3, English

Posted in Fiction / Short stories / Noveller, Heartsgrove, Projects in potentia / Potentiella projekt with tags , , , , , , , on April 27, 2011 by gaijin

It was just all so unfair! Feeling angry and sad I threw myself onto the bed desperately clinging to a pillow, letting it smother my sobs and dry my tears. My room was the smaller one of two rooms on the second floor, barely enough room for a bed, a bedside table with a candlestick on it and an old dresser that looked ancient. Continue reading

Thanks L, English

Posted in Friendship / Vänskap, Musings / Luddiga tankegångar with tags , , , , , , on April 26, 2011 by gaijin

Today right after lunch when I sat down to write a bit on my final essay for this term, I was joined by a very lovely creature. Continue reading

Heartsgrove forest part 2, English

Posted in Fiction / Short stories / Noveller, Heartsgrove, Poetry / Poesi with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on April 26, 2011 by gaijin

-“Finally dad! You’re always late!” I said when he pulled alongside the curb. -“Aw Jack, I’m not that late. I just had to pick up some stuff from work, you know how it is.”  Yeah. I did know how it was. Looking in through the window of the front passenger seat I saw it was full of manila folders and thick stacks of paper. Sighing, I threw my backpack into the back seat and got in after it. Continue reading

“I too have a dream…”, English

Posted in Fiction / Short stories / Noveller, Guest writer / Gästskribent, Musings / Luddiga tankegångar, Poetry / Poesi with tags , , , , , on April 24, 2011 by gaijin

I have hardly begun writing in this… blog (oh, how I hate that description) myself, and already I have certain special someone that has written a text that is just so good, I asked her if I could publish it here. Without naming (actual) names, we’ll call her Kiwi. She’s my constant source of inspiration and joy, and the person that I’m secretly in love with. Wait… no, what? Anyway! She’s awesome, and this is what she wrote… Continue reading