A quick personal note
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Your subscription fees have reached $2000 in total, and I sent the whole sum to buy aid for the victims of the war in Ukraine. All PsyPol proceedings…
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From the first days of the war
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A day before Putin announced mobilization—a first for Russia since WW2—I was in a taxi. We made a turn from a sun-lit street into a darker one, and the…
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So I buried my grandma, got married, am planning my second departure from Russia—hopefully, in a couple of weeks. I’m trying to record (in writing…
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Plus, the new Russian military cathedral
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I’ve been experimenting with neural networks recently. Below you will find three movie pitches—one of them illustrated by Jason Novak—and a script for a…
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I have given up on writing a Russia/Ukraine op-ed for the NYT—I’m too close to the topic, my feelings on it too raw and my thoughts too hopeless and…
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By way of an update: my idea for “a serialized epistolary novel of sorts“ that I described here last week has grown in my mind considerably, to the…
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From today
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Some years ago, I had a vivid two-punch dream, in which I felt I was being recruited into a Russian intelligence agency. I was lucid—that is, aware I…
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Yesterday, on the second day of the war in Ukraine, I talked to my friend John Horgan and tried to articulate my thoughts and feelings about this war…
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