(Sweden)

Happy New Year everyone! Hope you had a magical Holiday and New Years Eve and that this new year 2016 will bring many happy, healthy days to all!

To say that we are enjoying ourselves in Sweden would be an understatement. We eat as much favorite […]

January 1st, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |4 Comments

(Change)

Time flies so quickly! I can barely believe that four years of living in Jakarta have already passed. As I am writing this our house is being emptied by the movers, lifting the boxes containing all our things into a huge truck that will carry […]

December 16th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |12 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 ūüôā ). It is still a strange feeling, seeing and […]

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

(Grateful)

I am just filled with gratitude as the feedback from readers comes in; grateful that they are reading Beautiful Affliction, grateful that they take the time to tell me about their experiences of reading my book, and grateful for amazing accounts like these:

A mother with grown […]

November 3rd, 2015|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |18 Comments

(I ‚ô• Book Clubs)

I am very happy to report that several book clubs in the US, Canada and Sweden have chosen to read Beautiful Affliction, something¬†I consider a¬†tremendous honor. I only wish I could be there when they discuss my book after reading it, oh, to be a […]

October 24th, 2015|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |6 Comments