Author Archives: Forestwoodfolk

About Forestwoodfolk

Scandinavian culture, literature and traditions are close to my heart, even though I am Australian. I have Scandinavian, Frisian and Prussian/Silesian ancestry and for that reason, I feel a connection with that part of the world. I am an avid Nordic Crime fiction reader, and enjoy photography, writing and a variety of cooking and crafts, and traditional decorative art forms. Politically aware and egalitarian by nature, I have a strong environmental bent.

Proverbial Thursday – Global Wisdom

Wise words from our ancestors, passed down from generation to generation. Best savoured a little a time. They may sound trite, the authors are anonymous, and wisdom is surely found within their concise words. Continue reading

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My Frozen places

Take a tour with me –   Iceland – the ultimate Frozen landscape   A snow bunny in the frozen Norwegian countryside   Delicate frozen-ness atop the Swiss Alps   Icy vastness in the Antipodes of New Zealand   Even … Continue reading

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Monday Mystery Photo – Last week Kazakhstan

Test your general knowledge of special places around the world. Each Monday I post a photo of a mystery location. Pingbacks for correct guesses. Guest submissions are open. Continue reading

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