Crossing Gammelstads bro

Crossing Gamlestads bro – photo of the week

While a new tram bridge is being built, a temporary bridge has been constructed to carry tram tracks over Säve stream – that’s the bolted-together girder structure that fills the most of this picture. In front, two people are crossing Gamlestads bro, a footbridge from the 1930s.

Typewriter closeup for Margaret Atwood

Margaret Atwood on writers’ motives

I am reading Margaret Atwood’s book On Writers and Writing (originally Negotiating with the Dead). Here are some quotes about the writer’s motivation and what it is like for the writer, “going into a novel”.

Young gull

Young gull at Brunnsparken – photo of the week

The photo of the week this week is a young gull – a herring gull, I think – still mostly in it’s youthful plumage. It was hanging around with a number of other teenagers (gulls and human) at Brunnsparken waiting for som action. Or food.

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Seeking refuge in Mechelen

We were going to visit Mechelen anyway, but when the boiler died and there was no heat to be had at home all weekend, we sought refuge there in a hotel. A long photo walk in the mist/rain/snow in this quaint little city.

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The visible fox and other pictures

The visible fox says “I’m not nvisible” – in French – but if I don’t share them here these pictures may be invisible. A gallery of my images, shared during January on various social networks, but not previously published here.