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Wordless Wednesday – In case of fire

Wordless Wednesday Emergency numbers in Norway are 110 for fire, 112 for police and 113 for ambulance.

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Wordless Wednesday – Lit!

Wordless Wednesday

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Wordless Wednesday – Warmth

Wordless WednesdayWarming hands in the Fretheim hotel in Flåm.

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Heia Brann!

“Heia” is an encouraging shout in Norwegian, and “Heia Brann!” is of course what any decent citizen of Bergen shouts at a home football (soccer, to you leftpondians) match. Bergen’s pride and joy and disappointment (a team for all eventualities) has just added a whole new section to their aging stadium, and it has turned […]

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Like it’s my own home burning

The Griffith Park fire has made the Norwegian news. For me, it’s like watching my own home go up in flames. Griffith Park’s Greek theater was the first place I ever attended a rock concert, and in trying to get tickets to another rock concert, I managed to run a red light and get a […]