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.
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.