Kategoriarkiv: Tankar om text/Thoughts on text

Feeling bad is a good thing

Feel-good vs feel-bad. What’s the deal? Why write stories that make you feel bad, when you can tell tales with happy endings and fulfilled dreams? To me there is a simple answer. If the world was a happy place where … Läs mer

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Short-stories ready for (dis)approval

I finally managed to finish the last of four short-stories that I will submit to a Swedish publisher. For the first time in my life I have actually asked if the publisher is interested and received a positive reply. This … Läs mer

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A Game of Inebriation

Game of Thrones, the books. Game of Thrones, the tv-series. Game of Thrones, the board game. Game of Thrones, the card game. Game of Thrones, the role playing game. Game of Thrones, the cook-book. Game of Thrones, the action-figures. And … Läs mer

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A tame vision of classic horror

Howard Philips Lovecraft is dead! Long live Howard Philips Lovecraft! In my opinion it’s impossible to talk too much about Lovecraft. He embodies my rather tight definition of genius: He departed from conventions and did something in his field of … Läs mer

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Game of Thrones: Round ten

And now, the end is near, and so we face the final curtain. Quite literally for some, mostly theoretical, for this is not the end, it is not even the beginning of the end … Bloody hell! It’s not even … Läs mer

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Game of Thrones: Nionde ronden

Konsekvensen av att bygga upp enorma förväntningar är att klimax måste motsvara dem. Brandon Sanderson avslutade Robert Jordans överdimensionerade bygge The Wheel of Time med en nästan tusen sidor lång slutstrid. Samma grop sitter George R R Martin i: efter … Läs mer

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Game of Thrones: Åttonde ronden

Jag har köpt det senaste numret av Kalle Anka & Co. Det innehåller en serie av Marco Rota, den italienske mästaren bakom klassiker som Kalle Vildand (bland annat i Kalle Anka & Co 11-14 1982). Eftersom Egmont inte längre förlitar … Läs mer

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