I am in Sweden and we are chocked and devastated and deeply sorry for Norway. My husband and I have cancelled our plans for the weekend, as everybody else we have been in touch with.
Swedish people are well aware that the events could have taken place here instead of Norway. Small, safe democratic countries, open and trusting communities – and absolutely unprepared for any kind of terrorism.
Karie Westermann does things with wool and words. She is a full-time knitwear designer, teacher, translator & technical editor.
Karie lives in Scotland's biggest city, Glasgow, with marvellous nature just an hour away. She is originally from Scandinavia which informs a lot of her creative work.
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