Category Archives: Updates

‎Я мечусь, как зверь за решеткой

‎Я мечусь, как зверь за решеткой, ‎бьюсь об прутья, пугая толпу. Ярость жидким металлом в глотке:  “Отпустите, я так не могу!” ‎Этот век, этот мир – все чужое. Всe равно я порву эту цепь,  легендарной свистящей стрелою  устремлюсь я в … Continue reading

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Lost genius.  ‎(What bothers me about modernity – Part 2)

Part 2: Overcrowding ‎ I am not going to go into the usual concerns associated with the word: the impending doom of dwindling resources; the inevitable competition between various human populations; the destruction of habitats and species; the potential for … Continue reading

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I successfully winterized my website!

Website news: Phew! My website http://deshtor.com has been successfully winterized and I really like the new design. People, please let‎ me know if you find any bugs. ‎

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Letters to Phoenix – the Kindle edition – is out!

Letters to Phoenix – the Kindle edition – is out, as per requested by some of you.

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The Julie Deshtor author website is up and running

I finally did it – my Julie Deshtor author website is up and running.  You can find it at http://deshtor.com as well we http://juliedeshtor.com. Coming up next is the “Letters to Phoenix” Goodreads book giveaway, followed by a press release … Continue reading

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What bothers me about modernity – Part 1

I have decided to start a new series of post regarding the things that bother me regarding the modern world. Any thoughts and comments are welcome. Part 1 What bothers me about modernity is the dissipation of normal human social … Continue reading

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Mountain Echo

“The Execution of the Mountain Echo,” Vladimir Vysotsky: translation by Julie Deshtor: Upon mountain slopes, which the daredevils consider their Mecca, their Mecca, Where winds blow wild and jagged peaks puncture the sky, puncture the sky, There once had resided … Continue reading

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