Welcome to my selection of books I’ve written so far. I would absolutely love you all to pick up a copy in support. Thanks so much and keep your lights shining brightly.
In the 1990s, I had an encounter with a book. A map. In a geography class in Nigeria.
My eyes followed lines. Latitudes. Longitudes. The
Greenwich Meridian. The Tropics of Cancer and of
My eyes went north. They rested on a point at the very top of the world.
“I will reach the North Pole,” I said to my teenage self…
And it remains my elusive goal.
Due North is a collection of travel observations, reflections, and snapshots spanning two decades across colors, cultures, and continents.
As the Swedish proverb goes, ‘Lagom är bäst‘ (The right amount is best).
Lagom sums up the Swedish psyche and is a way of living that promotes harmony.
It celebrates fairness, moderation and being satisfied with what you’ve got. It’s not about having too little or too much but about fully inviting contentment into our lives.
Sweden-based Lola A. Åkerström is an award-winning writer and photographer who offers us a unique vantage point when it comes to adopting elements of a lagom lifestyle.
Full of insights and beautiful photographs, this authentic guide will help you make small, simple changes to your every day life – whether that’s your diet, lifestyle, money, work or your home – so you can have a happier, more balanced way of living.
Pre-order from Amazon – £12.99 (August 2017)