A Poem by Mak Dizdar Translated to Swedish and English

One of my favorite poems is Slovo o Čovjeku by Mak Dizdar. It really sums up existentialism, Zen and the nature of being a human - while at the same time filling me with the right kind of spirit and insight. Here is the poem translated by me to Swedish and English. At the end of ...

Sci-Fi Film ‘Terminus’ Includes UFO’, Men in Black, Nuclear War and More

Monday, September 26, 2016 0 , , , , Permalink

This film has received very bad ratings on imdb and that's probably because it hints at many references people don't get. Things that make an decent film more relative to our current world happenings than just being a decent film. Terminus plays out itself during a time when USA and its allies are occupying Iran with Russian ...

Your Vote Matters

Saturday, September 10, 2016 0 , Permalink

There are many people whom I respect and whose values I regard highly but on one issue I don't agree with. That is voting and that it is useless. They say it doesn't matter. Here are my arguments on why it matters and why voting is like breathing, you won't come around it but only ...

July 2016 Gone By – World Horrors & My Family Bubble

First, some reflection of the month outside our family bubble. The world is so full of critical events at this time and age. 2016 will be a direction-changer or further struggling in the same policies. With the fresh Brexit in mind and the upcoming election in USA, plus all the other decisions to be made ...

The Choice of Pre-Birth Genetic Modification – Through Kant’s Ethics in the 21st Century

This essay discusses, departing from Kant’s deontological ethics, and deals with the ques- tion of which types of pre-birth genetic modification are acceptable from the perspective of Kant’s ethics theory? The conclusion is that Kant’s ethics can be in line with certain thera- peutic interventions. Yet the same ethics disapproves with any sort of pre-birth ...

Road Trip in Norway With Our Baby

At last we went on that road trip up to Norway and the landscapes of fjords, rivers, waterfalls, mountains - like something out of a Lord of the Rings milieu. This time, we had our baby girl with us. She's almost one year now but has been with us in Southern Europe and now to Northern ...