Archive for the Music / Musik Category

En konsert jag aldrig glömmer, Svenska

Posted in Challenges / Utmaningar, Friendship / Vänskap, Music / Musik, Musings / Luddiga tankegångar with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , on May 30, 2011 by gaijin

Till skillnad från många andra i min egen ålder, så var jag aldrig speciellt intresserad av att gå på konsert då jag var yngre. Det var alltid nångonting som hindrade mig från att faktiskt ha lust – oftast var det tanken på hur mycket folk det skulle vara eller att det helt enkelt hände för långt bort. Det är en av anledningarna till att jag inte har jättemånga konsertminnen att luta mig tillbaka på för en sån här utmaning. De andra deltagarna kan ni hitta här: John, Trollbottom & Miss Minnalainen Continue reading

Friends, fools and finality. English

Posted in Fiction / Short stories / Noveller, Friendship / Vänskap, Music / Musik, Musings / Luddiga tankegångar, Projects in potentia / Potentiella projekt with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , on May 19, 2011 by gaijin

Just over a year ago, I decided to kick my scholastic career into gear, and that meant I needed to fix my old grades from high school. To do that I applied to Vindelns folkhögskola. Admittedly, the first thing that attracted me was the schedule; it matched perfectly with the times we had Zach at kindergarten. It soon became so much more to me than just convenience. In little more than a week, I’ll leave the place that so insanely quickly felt like home to me, to move on to new grounds and new challenges, and I admit that it is with a heavy heart that I will take my leave. Continue reading

The perfect moment, English

Posted in Fiction / Short stories / Noveller, Food / Mat, Friendship / Vänskap, Music / Musik, Musings / Luddiga tankegångar with tags , , , , , , , , on May 4, 2011 by gaijin

The fly that keeps buzzing around my face is the only thing that isn’t perfect right now. Or… maybe the fly is what makes the moment perfect. The minor annoyance of waving it away just make the contrast to all the sweetness surrounding me all that much stronger. Continue reading

I’m a nerd, English

Posted in Music / Musik, Musings / Luddiga tankegångar, Politics / Politik with tags , , , , , , , , , on April 19, 2011 by gaijin

Hi, my name is Joakim, and.. and… I’m… a nerd. I almost expected a chorus of greetings along the lines of the best AA-meeting, but alas, my apartment is silent. Continue reading