Translation – Danish Hygge

More than cosy Wandering into a local bookshop a while back, I was surprised by a display of books on Scandinavia – mostly about Denmark – and no less than six

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Translation – Enrolado

When English can’t quite cover it.A Portuguese word I love is enrolado. In Brazil, it seemed to be everywhere. It can mean rolled up, like a roll of paper, or a

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2.6 Challenge 1. Leaving

They’ve gone into a home. We clear their house over several slow weeks: their possessions and everyday habits preserved. Tea pot with cosy, thimble collection on wooden mini-shelves, that unidentifiable

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2.6 Challenge 2. Web

Each evening we observe her. Fine, silvery strands spun across the window corner – outside, of course. I’ve to shut the curtains, as A. won’t get that near. I’m giving

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