storytelling

The story of me

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y9Trdafp83U I just watched Emily Esfahani Smith's lovely TED Talk on how we can all live more meaningful lives (I cried a little). Emily says there are 'four pillars' on which a life of meaning is built: belonging; purpose; transcendence; and storytelling. Belonging This is kind of self explanatory I think. We gain meaning in our lives… Continue reading The story of me

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Norway – Life is best when it’s a bit strange…

I really like Norway. I've only actually visited once but I've been watching Norwegian films for years. My first real taste of Norwegian oddity was in 2001 with 'Cool And Crazy' (Heftig Og Begeistret), a documentary film about a male voice choir from Berlevåg in Norway's far North. I remember the film opening with a whiteout… Continue reading Norway – Life is best when it’s a bit strange…