I always wanted to be a writer. I don’t think I ever doubted or questioned that I would make a living writing books. Looking back, it doesn’t even feel like a choice — it was just the path I knew I had to walk. I was a loner as a child and I started writing my first book at already as a teenager. While other kids were desperate for acceptance and just wanted to be part of a group, I was sitting in my sound-insulated loft, writing. I didn’t even tell anyone what I was doing during the first 6 years of my creative writing career. Needless to say, I didn’t have many friends. In fact, none. And I was quite happy with that.
This is going to be a personal blogpost. You see, I’m cursed and I feel people should know. This could help explain why I’m sometimes behaving strange and why I’m not paying […]
My new novel “Isak” has been approved by the Norwegian Arts Council. Scroll down for more about this in English… Min nye roman “Isak” er blitt kjøpt opp av Kulturrådet. Siden dette […]
(Text in English will follow.) Så er endelig min sekstende roman “Isak” ute i butikkene! Jeg lanserte den med brask og bram midt i Oslo, på Sehesteds plass, midt mellom lokalene til […]
Jeg går nå rundt og venter på ny bok: “Isak” kommer i bokhandlene 29. oktober og jeg er selvsagt spent. (rettelse: Den er noen få dager forsinket, og kommer i bokhandlene tirsdag […]
De som har fulgt denne bloggen, samt min facebook-side, vet at jeg har arbeidet med en ny roman i tre år nå. Underveis i skriveprosessen etablerte jeg også Nidhogg Forlag. Det handlet […]