Some words about the very essential concept of being useful:
If the Vikings could give some advice to young men today, what would it be?
Do you have a place of peace? I find that having a place of peace helps me finding inspiration as a novelist and also, it puts everything into perspective.
It seems very fashionable to be negative about masculinity these days. The term “toxic masculinity”, whatever that is, gets thrown around a lot. We, as men, are constantly being told what to […]
Men have always been the disposable ones. We were the hunters and the warriors. We lived short lives. And perhaps we were never well suited for the modern, so-called civilized life. Depression, […]
For as long as I remember, I’ve been told 1, what I can not do and 2, what I have to do. It’s not only because I live in Norway, among one of the most obedient populations in the Western World, that daily life seems to be stained by these boundaries. It’s like this everywhere now, and I believe it’s one of many signs of a civilization approaching its collapse.
Five things you can do to stop depression.
I would like to list a few things that I have learned so far from living a Viking life. If you are just getting into this lifestyle and -philosophy, this is also a list of mental traits I believe are typical for the modern Norseman and -woman.
In short, it means you’re a bad ass and that you do what you want. It is a good way to live your life and I want every single reader of this blog to be that way. I want you to be unfuckwithable.
I often say that any fool can be a critic, but only a few, rare individuals have the talent and perseverance to become creative artists. Also, I am astonished by the fact that so many people believe that professional artists actually care about what those critics think. Let me tell you a secret: We don’t.