Well, I took down my old poetry blog in December because I had to change hosting provider – and I took that opportunity to re-make the site again from scratch.
I have also written a lot of new poetry lately that I am just starting to sort through now, which I wanted a proper venue to publish instead of a site that was as limited in functionality as the one I had.
If you’d like to check out my new poems – or just take a look around the new website – follow this link to visit fjordscene.com
If you have an interest in Scandinavian poetry but isn’t able to read it in the original languages, here’s a real treat for you!
Continue reading “ScandiPoetry overhaul”
It sounds presumptious to say it like that. However, it is technically true. I have spent the last year-or-so (in my limited spare time) revising all of my poetry collections, short story collections, translations etc., and creating web app versions of them (as well as PDFs). New and updated, and with much better styling than before.
Continue reading “‘My Collected Works’”
I finally managed to compile some short story collections – something I’ve had in mind for quite a while now but never got around to do.
Continue reading “Who knew, I do prose sometimes too…”
I have not written much this year since I’ve been kept busy with other pursuits, but these pieces crept out on paper nonetheless, and I felt it would be a terrible waste not to share them.
Continue reading “Poems from 2016”
These are my favourite poems by Edith Södergran – the translation from the original Swedish is my own, and if you should be interested in the translations of her complete works, visit my website ScandiPoetry where I publish my translations of her and Gustaf Munch-Petersen in their entirety. This here is just an excerpt – but a great one.
Continue reading “The Droplet in the Forest”