You, my loyal readers, who have been checking my blog every day for updates, will surely be overjoyed to see the current post. 🙂
Why now? I have moved to Moscow for the year to teach English, and as I embark on new travels and new travails, it seemed an opportune time to resurrect this old beast.
So what have I been doing for the past five years?
I’m afraid if you want the full story, you’ll have to ask me in person, or piece it together from various hints that may or may not be scattered throughout the upcoming posts.
A few highlights though: after receiving a master’s in history from the University of Illinois, I worked as a freelance tutor and translator; I also began translating Alexander Veltman’s novel The Wanderer.
More about all of this shortly.