They start so innocently and with no insidious intention. Knatte: “Did you turn off the lights?” Fnatte: “Yes, except the hall light because you were still up.” Knatte: “Don’t use me as an excuse. You forgot the light on, again…!” Fnatte: “Why don’t you just turn it off? Its on your way to the bathroom…!” … More Love Is…Circular Conversations – Happy New Year 2018! May the Light be with You!
I am a paradox of needs. When I celebrate Christmas in Kenya, I miss the quiet Swedish Christmas. When in Sweden, I miss the crowded, noisy Christmas in Kenya. Kenyan Christmases are a noisy feast, due to the mere fact that everybody available is invited. Most adults will bring their favorite music with them and … More Happy Holidays!
This Christmas, I celebrate that my Afro has turned four years old. A milestone. I have managed to walk by relaxers without succumbing to the promise of “straight easy to handle hair” for 48 months, 208 weeks, 1, 456 days. After these years, kitchen ingredients are no longer just cooking ingredients, they are hair and … More Transformations that Change us
Yesterday and today, I am home sick. Coughing my eyes out, blowing my tonsils out through the nose and damaging my vocal cords with all the throat clearing and swallowing of the phlegm. My singing career is shelved. Half of Stockholm is home sick with some virus or other. Bacteria maybe? I am no good … More In Sickness & Health – Tills Summer Comes Back