These are three short stories written in the style of classic Swedish folktales. They are meant to be told by heart beside a fire, on a warm summer’s evening.   Prinsessan och draken En gång för länge sedan, i ett kungarike långt bortom havet, bodde en konung i ett stort slott. Han […]

Tre sagor för varma kvällar (Three stories for warm evenings)

I wrote this poem for my Role-playing character Eridan, to send as a token of affection to the man he loves. The seal of Eridan’s noble family is a white horse, his own knightly coat of arms is a black tower. His love’s family crest features a red fox. They started off as rivals, but […]

Once upon a summer night (poem)

Originally posted here.   Since I’m pretty certain I won’t last the night, I thought I should scribble down some final thoughts before I go. Maybe they can help preventing this from happening again. If nothing else, it’ll distract me from the thought of dying alone in an abandoned ice […]

The Curfew

Originally posted here. Note that this is a work of dystopic fiction, and nothing else. As the head of the Historical Department, Mialencia knew the history of Nova Matriam more than well. It had been several centuries since humankind had replaced reproduction through bodily contact with cloning, and therefore just […]

The Meek One

A game story concept. http://www.anaka.se/ovrigt/NeverAfter.pdf

Never After

Originally written in February 2015 It was late November, and the rain was beating heavily against the outside of my office windows. My coat had created a puddle of water below the hanger by the door, and I had for once removed my hat to keep it from doing the […]

The Inquiry

An interactive short story based on Telltale Games’ The Walking Dead. http://anaka.se/old/walkingdead.html

Cold Tracks

An interactive novel about being outnumbered at a game developer meetup. https://anaka.itch.io/reverse