If you know me at all, you’ll probably know that I am a big Ursula K. Le Guin fan. And I am not the only one: David Mitchell and Zadie Smith cite her as a major influence; and there are many of us who are passionate about this excellent and prolific writer. All I can […]
The only thing that makes life possible is permanent, intolerable uncertainty;
not knowing what comes next.
Ursula K. Le Guin
I cannot begin to express my admiration for the late, great Nina Simone. She shines like a beacon in the fog. And this is perhaps the best version ever of – Black is the Colour of my True Love’s Hair – certainly the best I have ever heard.
Does my sexiness upset you?
Does it come as a surprise
That I dance like I’ve got diamonds
At the meeting of my thighs?
Maya Angelou – Still I Rise
On Saturday 27th September 2014 I took part in Malmö’s Gallery Night along with fellow artists from the artists’ collective Ateljé XX – Henrik Hahne, Sanna Lilja-Sverborg, Marie Lindell and Gunilla Ryd. Gallery Night is open house for galleries and museums and art spaces all over town. It was a lot of fun and a […]
Am I optimistic? Not in the slightest.
Am I going to quit? Not on your fucking life.
I will be sharing a table at the comics fair at the Altcom festival on Saturday 8 and Sunday 9 November in Folkets Park in Malmö (Brändan + tent) with Mats Källblad, Alexandra Stojiljkovic Hansen and Charlotta Lindqvist. We are there from 1pm to 7pm. The comics fair is the heart of the festival. […]
Se hace camino al andar
Al andar se hace camino
We make the path by walking
On a sunny 11th October I made my way to Ungdomshuset (Young People’s House) in Copenhagen for the very first fanzine festival in Copenhagen. My partners-in-crime were comic artists Alexandra Hansen and Charlotta Lindqvist. We presented an anthology of short comics of our own work and that of classmates from “Comics and Visual Narrative” at […]