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In remembrance of San Jose Sharks prospect Daniil Sobchenko

As I awoke on the morning of Sept. 7, 2011, I reached for my phone to see what was new on my Twitter timeline. At the top of my timeline were tweets about a plane crash involving an entire hockey team. 2,624 more words


New Yaroslavl Museum Of Modern Day Art By JAPA Architects by Decorationzy

Project for the revitalization of the stadium “Spartak” in the historical center of Yaroslavl (UNESCO Zone) by JAPA Architects has won 1st prize in the Spartacus alive International competition, in Yaroslavl, Russia. 25 more words

Back in the USA

It’s been over two weeks since I’ve come home. I’ve avoided writing on this blog until now, because I didn’t want reverse culture shock (yes, this is a thing!) and jet lag to influence my writing. 1,482 more words


Day 147 -- August 20, 1974

(Yaroslavl – Rostov – Zagorsk – Moscow)

“Our guide this morning rode along with us in our car while we toured Yaroslavl, a city of 500,000 that was shrouded with large, shady lime trees and that stretches along the banks of the kilometer-wide, slow-moving Volga River.  768 more words