Farewell to Maine
It was supposed to happen immediately after my family’s 2020 Christmas visit from England. Instead, the Art Project happened, in joint with my friend, photographer and installation designer Amy. Then Covid happened, and everyone
Museum Test Drive
The journalist combined the history of Russia with the atlas of its roads
For a year and a half, the journalist of the Moskovsky Komsomolets newspaper, Lena Faber, (formerly Novikova), traveled to small towns, villages, manors, and museums, some destroyed and some rebuilt, even her original assignment was to write about her test drives in the latest model of cars.
Four Years On Foot
By that time the children had already grown up, so I just bought a ticket and flew … to the Kalahari Desert, 2008. Remember the movie? Gods Must be Crazy-2? A must watch. I always wondered if one day I could run like the bushmen in the movie.
Learning to Sing
My grandmother, the princess Mescherskaya, after the revolution of 1917 became an opera singer. I never opened my mouth for a single note until