• Nights Around Concrete
    Travel

    Nights Around Concrete

    Line 9 in catalan sounds like “line new”, nine is “nou”, “nou” also means new. But this line still unfinished. It’s quite boring for me to write about Line 9 again. Too much concrete. “We’ve been quiet but busy”, busy…

  • Metro Station Image
    Technology

    The Opener

    Eighteen months ago I took my first apprehensive steps into the Barcelona rail system. Not metro at first, but the Renfe, an altogether different animal with bigger, faster trains and bigger distances between stations. After my first day in the…

  • Metro Station Image
    General

    To Boldly Go

    “There is a place in the metro, a yard. It’s dangerous; Even some of the toughest writers won’t go there, the guards are skinhead neo-nazis ready to fight and they carry weapons. It’s a war and that’s where the main…

  • The Small Step in Milan
    Travel

    Small Steps In Milan

    We circled the area a few times, hoping the police had decided they were no longer interested in whatever shady character the man in the torn coat and sunglasses might have been. We decided he was an international drug lord…

  • Sleeping Girl Image
    General

    Sleep When You’re Dead

    Someone recently noted something about me that was probably excessively apparent but has become so much a part of my life that I don’t give it a second thought anymore. We were sat in my nice air conditioned office discussing…

  • Goal Image
    Travel

    Ventlife

    I’ve heard and read a lot of stories from different countries, but I’ve never heard anything from mine. So why don’t I tell you about one Barcelona rat? It seems that there are only stories about writers here, it’s even…

  • Tunnel Image
    General

    The Confession

    Do not expect any confessions from us you idiot. Buy a celebrity magazine or some shit like that. On the surface there’s only boredom, nobody helps each other out, but fortunately underground everything is good. Partnerships arise and the truth is told. So…

  • Metro Image
    General

    Rat Proverbs

    Blurred thoughts of a bunch of rodents running tracks in Barcelona city. Renfe, Metro Line 2, 3, 4, 5 and also the unfinished 9/10 line plus some derelict metro and train locations adorn this post. Taken through various misadventures featuring the…

  • THE WORM MAIDEN
    Technology

    Iseb: The Worm Maiden

    This is a story that must be told. Perhaps it is still the influence of HER strength that makes me write now. Fuck knows when all this madness started. You like tunnels huh? If you are a true tunnel fan,…