Month: November 2013

4 Days.. 6 Years.. Who cares??

The big talk these past days here in Norway has been about blogger Caroline Berg Eriksen’s post on instagram. She posted this picture four days after giving birth to her first child: I didn’t really think much about it other than being slightly surprised thinking back to how my body looked four days after I gave birth to Leander. Then…

One of my new favorite songs!

I absolutely adore the voice of Mindy Gledhill and I certainly felt like I could relate to the lyrics in this song 🙂 How about you? Do you have a pocket full of poetry? Enjoy!

Look At You!

Look at you! You sit there with your hair put up And that sparkly dress.   Look at you! With those ragged jeans And hair like a mess.   Look at you! With smokey eyes And that short skirt.   Look at you! All dressed up in a new suit And flowers all over your shirt.   Look at you!…

Shots of Awe – New Video

Every time Shots of Awe releases a new youtube video I get super excited! And if you do too than you will enjoy this one just as much as the previous ones:-)

Poetry Geek Crush

Yes! I do have a tiny poetry geek crush on Mark Grist. Thank you very much Alex 😛 And the consequence of that is that I’m sharing a little more from this talented poet with you guys. This is a presentation from The Inspired Word, Thursday Nov. 10, 2011: And the amazing Tie Poem: And finally (and maybe even most importantly) Free…

Girls Who Read

I love it when I get introduced to new poets and poetry channels. This time it was my friend Alex who shared the poem “Girls Who Read” by Mark Grist in collaboration with Roundhouse London. Call me sentimental, but this poem brought happy tears and a warm feelings that reminded of a tiny high school crush when I first heard the words…

My Father’s Day Present – Better Late Than Never

Father’s day in Norway came and went this last Sunday and I really wanted to make something special to my father. Failing to getting it done in time I could only greet him on the exact day, but now I’m posting my poem of a present for him here! I love you Dad!    My Dad   When I was…

Prove Them Wrong

Prove Them Wrong   At some point people will make you ask why When they hurt your heart and make you cry That is the time when you have to try   Close your eyes and slowly rewind Change the default settings of your mind Prepare yourself to be amazed of what you might find   Turn your tears into…