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poetry brought to mind at the library

Grey weather brings out the luscious green. This was my view today when I was writing on my paper. Calm and peaceful  – the scenery outside is the Old Cemetery of Uppsala. A beautiful graveyard in the heart of the … Continue reading

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shape and content

When I saw this – cylinder on the top of a cube – at Österbybruk Iron Works – I immediately thought of one of my favourite buildings – the Public Library in Stockholm which Gunnar Asplund created. The very same … Continue reading

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