‘The consequence of silence’ is now out of my hands. I am relieved, but also a little sad. I find myself filled with the usual feelings of guilt when I sit down to watch TV or take a walk. Then I remember that there is nothing pressing for me to do… All I can do now is wait. This book has been painful to write, but also, occasionally, exceedingly satisfying. Very different from the first.
Archive for August, 2007
Finally! We have an apartment in Stockholm. I can’t express my feelings. It is simply… ah I don’t know. I looks like this from the outside. The second window from the bottom… or the top. It’s small. A little dark. No lift. But the Katarina church is right across the street… (more…)
It is an interesting – and very fortunate – situation to find myself on an island in the Gryt archipelago while editing my new manuscript. In the novel my character Cecilia lives here, and when I look out over the sea it is as if I now see it with her eyes. Iwish I could dealy my departure and stay on for a month or two. Instead, this is just a short interlude. (more…)