A low-frequency tone filled the air blanketing all natural sounds from audibility. Our soldier resolved that the pervasive drone of heavy-machinery was only a minute concern compared to the inexpressible stench exhausting his sense of smell. He stood alert, but ultimately exhausted and scared. Forsaken on a task that few before him had managed to… Read More Unsung Heroes: A short story in tribute to Sweden’s Eurovision triumph
[UPDATE 2014.05.09] You voted and the results are in! The top bar in Stockholm is……………………………… UGGLAN! Nestled in the hipster-trendy district of Södermalm, Ugglan attracts flocks of millennials from all corners of Stockholm on a regular basis. A 10 minute trek from Medborgarplatsen is punctuated by 1500sqm of endless underground space where… Read More Top Bars Stockholm [RESULT]
Its Monday. And Mondays suck. The debaucheries of the weekend are now haunting you in the form of mental and physical exhaustion. Coming back to work didn’t help and now that you have plopped down on your sofa/bed after the long workday, that little beer belly is peering out from under your t-shirt for the… Read More How to tame that THUNDEROUS tummy!
“Welcome to Stockholm. Look at our pretty apartments. You can’t have one” According to statistics that I have completely fabricated, the average person loses 50% of their hair during their first month searching for accommodation in this city. On the bright side, this shiny new bald spot is some kind of battle wound. On the… Read More The Stockholm Housing NIGHTMARE!
To avoid talking about the weather in Sweden would be unjust. What fika (i.e. extensive Swedish coffee-break) would be complete without a silence-breaking discussion on climate patterns? Swedes, in their own right, are EXPERTS on climate… That app that tells you if an earthquake is imminent? Yeah, its nestled neatly between the assortment of weather… Read More Surviving Swedish Winter