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The sunny side of summer, English

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , , , , on June 8, 2011 by gaijin

When one takes the time to organise and set things up a bit, even a hot day like this can be enjoyable. Currently, I’m situated in the cool and placid shade of a rather tall pinetree with my wife, a friend and our combined progeny. Gentle winds cool us off as we eat watermelon and drink coffee and cold water.

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The Love/hate relationship, English

Posted in Fiction / Short stories / Noveller, Musings / Luddiga tankegångar with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on May 9, 2011 by gaijin

Like a gum stuck to a bicycle wheel, summer keeps coming back after a full revolution of the seasons. While I do enjoy parts of the summer, some things I just can’t really deal with – especially during the first few weeks.

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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