Monthly Archives: February 2014

Things I could have been doing

I have had a cold. It was been building and building. I was trying not to take drugs, but it’s impossible.  I am too pampered.  I pop my pills, and luxuriate in lotion-infused tissues. How in the world did people … Continue reading

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November in February

The weather here in Stockholm has been gray, rainy, and altogether un-winter-like. The ice still rims the Slussen basin, between Gamla Stan and Sodermalm, but I can see thin ice out there on my way to my office in the … Continue reading

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Swimming in the (Car) Pool

This weekend, Matt and I did an experiment: We tried out the local Bilpoolen, a version of the carsharing programs of which we have been members in various places, from Washington, D.C. to Zürich. Ever since we moved into our … Continue reading

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Inviting Comparisons

I’m embarrassed by my blogging absence and how hard I am finding it to get started again after a six-week hiatus, but here I am, after traveling for about five weeks and a week home to get back on my … Continue reading

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