Photo memory lane

Let’s take a small walk, shall we?

Giorgio Armani – Sì (Perfume review)

First smell: Soapy. Haven’t I mentioned that in a previous review? Anyhow, my first impression was rather “No” than “Sì” as it reminded me way to much about some kind of over-enthusiastic soap which labels itself something along the lines of “eXtra super fresh”, but then mostly smells like sweeties with a hint of lemons on steroids. […]

How to get past writers block

I’ve been staring at the cursor for a good 20 minutes now. Some days, the words just doesn’t come as easy as they does other days.  So I guess today would be a good time to talk about how to overcome that obstacle and get your post done, assignment handed in or acceptance speech written, […]

Tillbaka till Vintergatan (Music Finds #38)

“Music Finds” is a series with new posts here on the blog each Wednesday. The concept is as follows: As I listen to a lot of music, I from time to time finds a piece that sticks out, sometimes because it’s quirky, mixed two very unlikely genres, unlikely instruments, or just damn right having an […]

Areku fan art by Eleonora Iorio

Fan art

Years ago, I would’ve never believed you if you said “one day, people from around the world will paint you”. That’s a humble intro to make it seem like I’ve grown used to it now, something which I haven’t.  As of today, it still feels a bit surreal every time a fan sends me a drawing […]

Winter throwback

Lazy Sunday

As the title implies, today have truly been a day without any greater efforts, or so it feels as I slept for about 11 hours. It was probably well needed, as sleep and rest is very important in order to have energy. I even managed to watch a film! Not to say that I haven’t […]

Snow realm

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It’a Friday, and I thought I will answer some of your questions – let’s go! These questions are collected from my Facebook, Twitter,, and Instagram-feed, as well as from emails. Thank you for asking!  Q: What do you like about your fans? The dedication, passion and love that you all feel for me, my band, and […]

The first snow