Once upon a time there was a wild chicken.Read more "A free-range man"
Green light. One, two, three, four, five, six apples fall into a bag. It should be seven though.Read more "Packing apples"
Soothing ‘shh’ of asphalt road gives place to humming cracks—our car drives down from a highway to a country road.Read more "Serving at Dhamma Medini"
Here’s what I’ve packed for a 6-month trip to New Zealand.Read more "What’s in my backpack"
I’ve seen this piece hundreds of times.Read more "Nu, pogodi!"
Have you ever felt this omnipresent burden of being alive?Read more "On mnmlsm"
I bought bread the other day. Why exactly this one?Read more "About choice"
I am the source of my own misery. Nothing is permanent. These are two things I’ve realized during my first 10-day course of vipassana.Read more "After ten days of vipassana"
Today I gave away 31 books.Read more "Books for giveaway"
Here are some of my most favorite Russian idioms, which make little to no sense when translated word for word.Read more "Things Russians never do"