Meet My Daughter

Yesterday just before 9pm (Norwegian time), I became a dad! The baby was almost two weeks over her due date, so two days ago my partner was put in hospital so they could start inducing labor. Nowadays dads are not allowed to stay in the hospital with their partners, to diminish the risk of spreading... Continue Reading →

Visiting Flåm

For this year's Easter holiday, I and my girlfriend Renate visited Flåm, Norway. Flåm is a small town located in a fjord in Hordaland county, just a few hours from our home city Bergen. Renate had her 35th birthday during Easter, so we wanted to do something to celebrate. And since it had been quite... Continue Reading →

Halo 3: ODST (humiliated me)

In the Fall of 2009, around the time Halo 3: ODST was released, I started serving my one year of mandatory military service as a guard in The Royal Norwegian Air Force. (I swear this is going to be relevant.) After two months of an introductory boot camp, they assigned me to a base outside a... Continue Reading →

First Smiles & Deer Piss

I smiled for the first time when I was six weeks old, in Haugesund. It was during a roadtrip my parents had brought me on, while my dad was trying to sell deer piss to Norwegian hunters. My father has always been quite enterprising. He has tried to make his fortune by selling everything from... Continue Reading →

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