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Strange Shores – Arnaldur Indridason Book Review

Strange shores is not the usual Detective Erlendur story, and he unexpectedly solves an old cold case whilst processing some of his own demons. A great read and fabulous atmosphere conveyed in this final novel in the series


Global Proverbs and Quotes

I find there to be profound wisdom in proverbs, sayings and quotes and I marvel at the way they are so succinct in communicating messages to the reader. Mostly anonymous, they come to us from past generations and from across cultures. They speak of the experiences of lives lived and lessons learned. Quotes, like proverbs,… Continue reading Global Proverbs and Quotes


Friday Fiction Review : Hypothermia – by Arnaldur Indridason

Reykjavik Murder Mystery It is a cold Autumn night, the ice has already formed in chunks on Lake Thingvellirvatn… In a holiday cottage a Doctor’s wife is found hanging. She has a history of depression and her Mother recently died of a terminal illness. But is it suicide


Daily Prompt: Come Fly with Me

Daily Prompt Share a story about the furthest you’ve ever traveled from home. 65.6833° N, 18.1000° W Dimmiborgir, Iceland This is the further I have travelled away from home. A heavy metal band shares the same name. I travelled thirty hours in an aircraft and then another six hours in a car to get there.… Continue reading Daily Prompt: Come Fly with Me


Weekly Photo Challenge: Horizon

Iceland is a photographer's dream, and to prove the point, the country will throw up a completely new vista on the horizon at every turn of the road, ensuring the tourist suffers an acute case of dry eye, from attempting to take in the 360 degree awe-inspiring natural beauty, that is Iceland. The Daily Post… Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge: Horizon