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The Invisible Bright Red Hat

Let’s be pirate elves! Aye aye, rrrrh! Two pirate elves – the coolest kind of elves, if you ask me – climb the blue volcanic island that is our sofa, and leap over to the pirate ship armchair that has quietly surrendered to its conquerors. It looks like it might fall apart any minute. The […]

Finland Photography

Escaping Into Christmas

My preferred form of escapism used to be travel. Someone once said that you can’t escape yourself, no matter where you go. But for me that wasn’t true: when I traveled, I could be another version of myself. A carefree one who lives in the moment. Anonymous, without any baggage. Now, escapism is about making […]