Today is my nameday, the feast of St. Lucy. Saint Lucy came from a wealthy Sicilian family and was born in the end of 3rd century. Rejecting marriage and worldly goods (she’d benevolently give away all the family’s wealth and devote herself to help the presecuted Christians), she vowed to remain a virgin, which angered her suitor, … More St. Lucia’s Day
Excerpt from “2 A.M.” poemfull poem here
It’s time for meto be rewardedfor all the loveI’ve givenand never gotten any in return It’s time for me to be rewardedfor all the painI’ve sufferedbut never askedfor any of it It’s time for me to be rewarded for all the lonelinessI’ve encounteredand ever since carried with me It’s time for meto be rewardedfor the darknessI’ve acquaintedbut never wantedto … More It’s time
Somewhere in Warsaw, Poland.January 2018.
It’s almost May and I can count the sunny days on fingers of only one hand. The weather is not very willing to treat us with warm air and sunny skies. That is why, when I saw the sun today, it made me really happy. I like the sunshine. A lot… Funny I say this, … More Let the sunshine in!
Flea markets are one of my favourites places to completely lose track of time. 🙂 I very much enjoy the versatility of things you can buy there, starting from antique furniture through no-use-at-all objects ending with some nice delicacies. You can just get everything you want, EVERYTHING! It’s basically what you might expect at Reykjavik’s … More At the flea market
Today is my lazy day. All day I’ve been chilling and relaxing, preparing some good food, chatting with my friends and catching up with the news. I was very much delighted to find out that one of my favourite artists, Nicolas Jaar has just released his new EP. Can’t get better than that. 🙂 (I’ve posted … More Evening chill
April 2015 West Iceland Snæfellsnes Peninsula; Borgarnes
Amsterdam’s a very vibrant city. At first glance you might get the impression that everything’s chaotic and unorganised but once you synchronise with the city’s rhythm you just can’t get enough of it. Especially when you visit it when special events take place. Last year (finally!) I decided to visit Amsterdam during the most famous celebrations; … More King's Day in Amsterdam