August 29, 2005

"nothing can stop me..."

the wall ©natatu-2005

August 26, 2005


September 16, 2005 @ 7 pm (Friday)
Russian Poetry Night

At Chelsee's Coffee Shop & More 533 N. Trade Street
in Art District - Downtown Winston-Salem

Richard Schneider
(Wake Forest University)

will recite poems by Marina Tsvetaeva and Osip Mandelshtam in Russian and his own translations of Russian poetry into English.

Olga Zhitomirskaya-Muller
(St.Petersburg, Russia)

will recite poems by Joseph Brodsky in Russian and English as well as her own poetry

Art exhibit “Russian Butterflies”
by Anatoly Kudravcev-Kemeshes
on display at Chelsee’s September 1-30, 2005

In partnership with the Forsyth County Public Library.
Come and join us for a cup of coffee, poetry and art!

August 04, 2005


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келья стaрца Иосифа на Афоне (from

"The riches of our Lord are many, but unfortunately there are few heirs.
To inherit them requires a bloody struggle,
but here there is only laziness..."

Elder Joseph the Hesychast
Monastic Wisdom: The Letters of Elder Joseph the Hesychast.
Florence, Arizona: St Anthony’s Greek Orthodox Monastery, 1999.
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August 02, 2005

after the rain

went to our garden
the skyes were crying, garden - wet
i was giving every rose, every weed to you...