General & misc. posts

Here’s the miscellaneous section, about (almost) anything. There’s no red thread, particular aim or angle. All down to brief/fleeting moments of inspiration.  For IT/Web stuff, go here.


Mid-March is a climatically confusing period
Mid-March is a climatically confusing period in the SometimesBackwardsKingdom of Nor-Way. People (some) long (strongly) for spring. However, a) very
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Started with rant, evolved into a point (?)
It started with me being reminded by “FnordsBook”. Thrown in my face logging in this morning. On this exact day
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A Nordic skiers log, about the boring and the good
The winter of 2017/2018 have brought back snow, in plenty, to the Nordic, my region. And the country as a
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With motorcycles parked one does winter things
When I bought my second motorbike I did think about putting spike tires on and ride during winter. It didn’t
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About our hyper allergic Cat with Hyperthyroidism
We’ve had our cat now for soon 14 years. A new medical condition with subsequent reactions and challenges had me,
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An unexpected sad loss, R.I.P. Maestro Allan Holdsworth
Yes sad, to the world of music, to the world of fusion music lovers, musicians, guitar players. April 16th in the
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2016 is history, what awaits us in the new year?
A year is history, you find yourself at the doorstep of a new year once again and (potentially) wonder, so what’s
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Romjul, good time for reclining or winding down
“Romjul” is the Norwegian name for the period between Christmas eve and New Years eve. Many here takes either the whole week
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Blogging not entirely at a grinding halt…
Though it might look like it. Yes very much so.  Been a while since last blogging, the last post. Very busy
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Old heroes don’t live forever….
.. a friend reminded me today. The news of the passing of Grand Prog Rock Master Extraordinaire Keith Emerson had emerged
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Interval ergometer pedaling, one month+ of experience
It’s been about 2,5 months since I first wrote about my not so cheerful experience buying a techy ergometer bicycle.  We know how
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Polarization of the internet? Well If so, with our blessings
Being a semi-nerd in the mid 50s I’ve been on the internet since the beginning. Well in fact I’ve been on
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I got a real winter…
… in fact, as real as I recall it from the days of ignorance and youth. That would be back in
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