(In Bali!)

Greetings from Bali! We have a lot to celebrate: the girls’ holiday from school, my “second birthday” (which was last week: the 7th anniversary of my heart surgeries), and one month since the official publication day for Beautiful Affliction! In addition, it is Islamic New […]

(7th Anniversary)

I was woken up this morning by my husband and the girls singing Happy Birthday and carrying a tray with fruit salad and apple juice. The anniversary of my heart surgeries have become my “second birthday” and there is nothing better than to celebrate with […]

October 8th, 2015|Categories: Blog, Updates|Tags: , , , , |16 Comments

Steaming along

Hello friends!
We’re back in Jakarta, after two wonderful weeks in Bali! We have inhaled lots of ocean air, explored Balinese Hindu Temples, eaten delicious food, jumped around in huge waves, enjoyed beautiful sunsets, and done a lot of shopping.
Also, things are moving along with my […]

April 21st, 2015|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |8 Comments

Bali is the perfect place

Hello friends!
Just thought I’d give you a heads-up from Bali!
We’ve had pretty hectic days (attending a conference for my husband’s job), but today is when our vacation starts! In the sun bed above is where you’ll find me for the next couple of days. It’s […]

April 11th, 2015|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , |8 Comments

Wonderful Bali

This morning I woke up, stepped out of the bedroom, and this is what welcomed me! I just had to reach for the camera!
Then we walked the short distance to the restaurant where we had breakfast to this view:

Afterwards we walked back to the villa […]

April 6th, 2015|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |16 Comments

New Cover

Lots of stuff happening!
Got the new cover today! The long subtitle has been shortened to “A Memoir”, hope you like it as much as I do.

Also, got my manuscript back from the proof reader, wow, very interesting!
My editors have done a fantastic job and there […]

February 10th, 2015|Categories: Blog, Updates|Tags: , , , , , |8 Comments

Thunder & Editing

Hello peeps!

The monsoon is definitely here; the rain is pouring down and the thunder and lightning makes our whole house shake. It is dark like a Swedish winter afternoon and the air is raw with humidity, making me light candles, put on sweaters and search […]

November 28th, 2014|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |4 Comments

It’s all in the details

Hello friends!

I feel much better now, did I tell you I had some sort of Asian virus that completely knocked me out? Well — it was interesting to see the inside of a Jakarta hospital emergency unit. The doctors and the nurses were amazing, I […]

September 16th, 2014|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |4 Comments