Q&A: Ola Rindal


If you could change one thing about yourself, what would it be? Would be nice to be a bit less shy. What do you consider your greatest achievement? I can’t say that I have made any great achievement… I just try to do as good as I can on an everyday base… that will have to be good enough. If you could choose what to come back as, what would it be? I guess I would like to be a human again and go for it one more time. What is your most treasured possession? My motorcycle, a BMW R100GS. Which living person do you most despise?  Anders Behring Breivik. Or any greedy power-sick leader (like Bashar al-Assad). Which words or phrases do you most overuse? “Can I have an another glass of wine, please” Which talent would you most like to have? hum, would be nice to be a good storyteller. What is the quality you most like in a man? Honesty (and curiosity)

What is the quality you most like in a woman? Honesty (and beauty) What do you most value in your friends? Trust (and honesty) Who are your favorite writers? Tarjei Vesaas, Murakami, Safran Foer, Per Olov Enquist. Who is your favorite hero of fiction? Snufkin in the Moomin Vally. Who are your hero’s in real life? My father, my wife, friends. How would you like to die? Painless. What is your biggest regret?  No regrets. What is your favorite journey? Motorcycle trip through the mountains of north Vietnam. What is your most marked characteristic? haha, you tell me… What is your most recognizable feature? Sorry, I don’t know.. What is your most annoying habit? I will ask my wife… Ultimate camera? Nikon FE2. Most used camera? Nikon FE2 and Canon 5D. What object do you want? A flying carpet. What object do you need? A camera.

Ola Rindal – Sudden.