Tag Archives: Life
We we say it’s a beautiful spring day, we don’t mean green grass and budding flowers. This is what 71 degrees north looks like, six days before the calendar reads May 1st. Advertisements
Arctic inhabitants have a special relationship with the sun. Its 2-month absence creates a deep longing in the core of our being, and an overwhelming appreciation when we’re reunited. Tears and smiles, elation and gratitude rise within us as the … Continue reading
Cancer has a way of putting priorities straight. One’s “to-do” list is shaken and sifted, insignificant plans and goals disappear immediately. There’s no doubt what’s most important. Capturing moments with our family has had an urgency about it. From … Continue reading
There are days we replay in our minds countless times, dwelling on the joy and laughter they contained. The discovery of a new place, a sandy beach on the shores of the Barents Sea. Hunting for shells, polished sea glass… … Continue reading
Day two of Phototherapy.
Phototherapy: Exposing oneself to images of bright, warm, distant summer days, in the midst of a 7-month long winter.
Inside, looking out, icicles mesmerize. Ice castles: Blue, gray and white.