Salads are eaten up, gifts are presented, champagne is devoured - it's time to sum up. In general, the year was calm except for November and December - there was a lot of difficult and nervous work, then health let us down and nerves gave a little. But at the moment, most of the troubles are off. Now let's try to put everything in order:
For a while we worked together in oil and gas construction company. All these words have their advantages and huge disadvantages (yes, even "oil and gas construction company"),
Meetings and walks in Moscow with friends from Serbia and Croatia, walks and meetings with friends and relatives in the cities of the Urals. We also hosted guests from Barentsburg, Miass and Chelyabinsk
"Primeval Russia", the botanical garden "Aptekarsky ogorod", the museum-reserve "Kolomenskoye", the museum-reserve "Tsaritsyno", the museum named after Anatoly Zverev (fine art and modern technology), Moscquarium, Yeltsin Center in Yekaterinburg
T.B. Arles "History of the Spitsbergen archipelago", collection of works by L. Andreev, Strugatsky brothers, John Wyndham's Chrysalids, Ch. Mievil's "Iron Council». Evening literary readings on radio, photo album about the Polish polar station in Hornsund.
Scientific and public:
Participation in the preparation of a series of lectures "Spitsbergen. Myths and Facts ", congratulatory videos for "Piknik» (Russian rock band), magazine "Russian Herald of Spitsbergen "and our teacher Viktor Potanin
Our audience on Facebook for the first time exceeded the VKontakte audience, the first book of our litfamily "Myshli"
Creativity in different forms:
Drawing with paints for glass using brushes and dotters (Inguz), international postcrossing (exchange of postcards)
New acquaintances were quite scarce, but we boosted old links with friends and relatives. Celebrated 13 years’ anniversary of marriage Three news sources have written about our book
The hard disk with approximately 1.5 terabytes of information perished. Unfortunately, the device is not recoverable. But, perhaps, it's a signal to move on - we managed to collect some pics from relatives and acquaintances. Apparently, those must be of most importance. We will move on, and you, dear subscribers, stay tuned!