Remember the alarm clocks? Those in the old days, mechanical ones with sounds that could wake up everybody in the whole house - so different now...
Still trying to grasp the change here, from fighting loneliness, to moving as far away from each other as possible... it seems like it happened in a second
Some days it seems to me like the digital dimensions might still be working, but reality is less so...
The latest news tells everybody to keep a distance to stop the virus... Schools are closed, public places empty and we are all keeping our distance
Challenges from pollution, to habitat loss, to hunger, to climate change might have at least one thing in common - Those closest to them can play essential roles in solving them
Expectations comes in many forms - some of them are our own, in our backpack - other expectations are from those around us
Our relationships and communities as an umbrella of people protecting us and helping us facing challenges together
A city that is both good for people and for the planet is a lot about walking, trees, city ecology and interesting ( and complicated) cityscapes - And very little about cars
Habits are a bit like places... or maybe we can also see them as trails? Notes on habits, recovery and paths
Umbrella vs boots - seeing what we lack The double envy paradox Text and illustration by Frits Ahlefeldt Often the grass can look greener on the other side, as we focus on what we lack instead of what we have. The good thing is that by talking together we can get the other side of... Continue Reading →
The walk of life is one of the most used metaphors in our language and in making sense of landscapes of understandings
Thoughts on how we went from spear throwing warriors, over self-sheltering businessmen, to become the modern Selfie taking man
8. March, 2019 I wonder if a home is much more than a house and a place... Things like a relationship, a feeling, a time, a trail... and a story. A story we follow in all we do, both day and night.
3. March 2019 As parents we often drive our kids to what-ever and where-ever they need to go - But walking together with them is a better alternative
Ever walked into a small town or village and wondered where all the locals are? - I think I know... they are online
Walking along the coast is a great way to get the kids offline and to relate both to each other and to the landscape
Interactions are creating reality in the most complicated ways. Something as simple as a barbecue evening is full of complicated relationships, hierarchies and rituals
Illustration of a community working together to stop their town from being flooded by water - texted and non texted version