The Ironism


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The Ironism

The lair of Lars J. Nilsson. Contains random musings on beer, writing and this thing we call life.

In my sphere of rhythm,
the meaning of existence,
the unity of all life,
the absolute necessity for compassion,
mutual understanding,
if life is to be more than simple blunt existence. L. Hoffsten

When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro.Hunter S Thompson

A person who won’t read has no advantage over one who can’t read.Unknown

Birthday Barley Wine

To celebrate this my forty-first birthday, and also a non-diet day, I opened a few beers. And the audience was amazed. The core of this tasting is actually the same as I did a few years back (but apparently didn’t blog about): Bötet, Bigfoot and Old Stock Ale. The last time the bottles were about 1 year old each. This time [...]


Slow down and remember this: Most things make no difference. Being busy is a form of laziness—lazy thinking and indiscriminate action.Tim Ferris

I came back from my first science fiction convention determined to be a writer. After all, I’d shaken hands with Arthur C. Clarke, so now it was just a matter of hard work… Terry Pratchett