10 Tips For A Writing Retreat At Home

Many authors go on a Writing Retreat from time to time. Which usually means they go away to a cabin, or some sort of a resort, alone or with fellow writers, to concentrate on their writing, sometimes financed through a scholarship or a foundation.

Writing Retreat. […]

August 11th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |10 Comments

(Editing…)

Hello friends! I meant to tell you that I am completely immersed in editing my new novel, because that was the plan, but my goodness, so much stuff is coming in the way! And not in a bad making-me-frustrated-way, but in wonderful ways that just […]

May 5th, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |14 Comments

(Home)

We are finally starting to feel at home here in Kuala Lumpur. We have found the grocery stores and unpacked all the boxes and even managed to put our Indonesian carved wood artworks on the walls.  (The picture is the view from our living room, […]

February 26th, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , |16 Comments

(Hope)

Hello Friends! Here is a picture of Beautiful Affliction in my book shelf, next to some of the books on writing I have read and re-read the past years (and an Indonesian wood carved elephant 🙂 ). It is still a strange feeling, seeing and […]

December 1st, 2015|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , |12 Comments

You can win an ARC!

Hello Friends!
Hope you’re all happy and healthy and enjoying the summer!
We’re moving into the marketing phase of my publishing journey and I have to say, it is very interesting! I just love book bloggers and book lovers and book nerds and it is tremendous fun […]

July 9th, 2015|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , |12 Comments

Happy Mother’s Day!

What a Mother’s Day! (Today is Mother’s Day in the US.)
I got these beautiful white lilies from Anders and the girls, who woke me up this morning singing (!) and carrying a delicious fruit platter. The lilies (my favorite) make the whole house smell like […]

May 10th, 2015|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |10 Comments

Happy Easter!

We’re enjoying our days at home before traveling to Bali. My husband came home with a bunch of flowers, which made the house look more like Easter. It’s at times like these that I miss Sweden the most; family and friends, the food, the desserts, […]

April 5th, 2015|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |10 Comments

The world is a book

Look at this perfect birthday gift my mom and dad gave me when we were back in Sweden!

A cushion from Svenskt Tenn with the famous quote from St. Augustine:
“The world is a book and he who stays at home reads only one page.”
I love it!

In […]

January 25th, 2015|Categories: Blog, Quotes|Tags: , , , , , |6 Comments