Kategoriarkiv: In English

My way

When I am older Towards the end of my days I want to know That all the things I did Took me down my own way When I look back And remember I want to know in my heart That … Läs mer

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Quote of the day

”Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness that most frightens us.” – Marianne Williamson

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I believe…

Good things always come to those who deserve it Even if it sometimes takes a while Challenges always hold some kind of learning Even if you feel like crying at the time Respect and love is nothing given It’s something earned … Läs mer

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Where you want to go, people can’t always follow

To live forever is to be forever remembered. Whether that is through strong wise words, good advise or leading by example. The ultimate receipt of success must be when people want to follow in your footsteps. As parents and and … Läs mer

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20 things to know before moving to Sweden

Found this awesome article in Boel’s blog. Original article from The Local. As diverse as Sweden is, there are a few societal norms that are distinctly Swedish. Understanding a handful of them will hopefully prepare you culturally before you relocate. … Läs mer

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Sorg

Det finns inget annat ord att använda. Läste den här artikeln och blev påmind än en gång hur våldtäkt mot kvinnor i krig och konflikter fortfarande används som ett strategiskt vapen. I ändlösa konflikter i Afrika. I forna Jugoslavien. Säkerligen på fler ställen än … Läs mer

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In the arms of the shadows

Over the shadows And into the night Ran a curious child On quick little feet Far from its parents Even further from home Without any daylight The darkness grew tall Held the child tight in its arms And kept pulling it … Läs mer

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The regrets we have

In Boel’s blog I found this beautiful text about the regrets people have towards the end of their life. Original text can be found here. Certainly worth thinking about these simple things, so one does not need to regret this later. REGRETS OF … Läs mer

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Mysterious Lucia?

Hoppas att ni alla haft en fin luciamorgon. Själv har jag försökt förklara för min oförstående kollegor hur vi i Sverige sätter ljus i håret på en vacker ung flicka och lyssnar på henne och hennes följe (ett gäng kvinnor i vita … Läs mer

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Why so upset?

Why so upset I know you saw this coming The fruits of your behavior Will become what you fed them all along With bitterness and anger Grows dark and trouble plants With nervousness and fear Grows scared and lonely trees … Läs mer

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