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Ingrid Eliasson

Anna Ingrid Elisabet Eliasson – formerly known as Ingrid Palmgren and Ingrid Persson – has witnessed volumes of changes in relationships, lifestyles, language, weather, politics and transportation over more than eight decades of her action-packed life in Stockholm. Somewhere along the way, my friend Iida began working at the corner grocery store near Ingrid’s apartment. After […]

Sofia Staaf

Blenda Sofia Staaf works as a project manager for a big magazine company in Stockholm. I work there, too, as the design director in the same department. Every day for the past two years or so, I have seen Sofia at work. She is one of the people I look forward to seeing each day. […]

Sarah Mattingly

When I first met Sarah Rose Mattingly, I immediately began calling her Becky. I had always wanted to have a good friend named Becky and she walked right into it. It took some of my other friends several years to learn that Becky was not actually her real name. It actually feels kind of strange […]

Helena Öhman

Maria Helena Öhman is interested in good stories and how people tell them. Her love of stories has led her through a course of studies including sociolinguistics, advertising, international cinema, literature and anthropology. Having lived in Los Angeles and Northern Ireland, she has worked as a copywriter and community manager and has a developed a […]

Linn Larsson

In the year or so since I met Linn Anna Victoria Larsson, I’ve come to realize I don’t know anyone else like her. The smart sensibilities that run through her direct conversation style, her clean and fun taste in fashion and her tireless creativity, all come together into a captivating person who I was instantly […]

Olle Morin

From K Composite 20 Olle Per Morin is one of those people you hear about who has lived everywhere and done a little bit of everything. Born in the south of Sweden, he has made his home on three continents – in Buenos Aires, Munich and Massachusetts – as well as in the Swedish cities […]

Erik Welén

Erik Markus Welén’s first summer job was as a groundskeeper at a huge cemetery, “Keeping graves nice and tidy, cutting grass and filling holes.” He quickly learned that when you’re in the hole there are only certain parts of the casket you can stand on. “One guy stepped through one once.” That made an impression […]

Karin Nilsson

Karin Anna Helena Nilsson grew up in Borlänge, a Swedish town of about 40,000 people in the area where those little wooden horses come from that are painted red. The young Karin was “terribly shy” and always felt out of place in the town whose highlights are dueling iron and paper mills. She turned to […]

Linnea Måhlén

Linnea Elin Maria Måhlén was born on the fourteenth day of May 1981 in Stockholm. She grew up making her own paper dolls and dreaming of being a fashion designer. Linnea studied graphic design and illustration for five years at the London College of Communication. That prepared her for design work in New York, where […]

Mary Sparr

Mary Elizabeth Sparr operates a boutique media agency and website through which she promotes creative people and musicians she cares about. From her current home base in Bowling Green, Kentucky – a college town between Louisville and Nashville whose claim to fame is that Corvettes are made there – she takes advantage of every opportunity […]

Tell us a story

Call for Submissions! We’re interested in personal stories about things you’ve done and articles about people who have done uncommon things. We’d love to publish your articles and stories about personal experiences, history, unique stories, places and happenings. Previous articles have been about the dude who invented digital photography, the eighth man to walk on the […]

Caroline Hainer

Caroline Anna Sofia Hainer (whose name is pronounced CAR-o-leen HI-ner and whose initials are CASH) is a prolific writer whose smart and uproarious analysis has grappled with the worlds of perfume, relationships, film and pop culture. She has written exhaustively on the topic of her love/hate relationship with the series 24 and is occasionally consulted […]

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