Mormor Entry #34

Hey y'all! Here's another snippet from my Grandmother's diary that she kept while in Sweden. I found this entry on a page titled "comparisons" "Comparison:In those days people feared thingslike lion's faces. We fear things inthe shape of mushroom clouds -- nuclearbombs." ~ June 1986 In this entry she's referencing the Vasa ship.  *Swedish warship…

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Mormor Entry #36

Swedes are allowed to go anywhere, eat in grass at the palace lawn, see parks as they wish. The new law is that the Princess who is older than her brother will be queen. We Swedes are implementing equal rights for women! - Grandma  ~ June 17th I had similar thoughts as my grandma while…

Mormor Entry #25

Peak morning, this sunny mile throughpeaceful wooden Sweden, sence *sense* ofa unity of my blood with all I see.I wish mom would have seen this. Itis so wonderful to think it is my heritage,this graceful serene land. Saw a deerback in the wood.*I have a tattoo of a deer on my left arm and   …

After All Tomorrow Is Another Day

"We are at the age where we are starting to lose people." Today I met up with one of my closest friends from high school.  We hadn't seen each other in months. We met at a local coffee shop and it felt like we had never left each other. During the conversation, we spoke about…