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mgaft1

How do you know that you know what are you doing? By not doing what you don't know how to do. )

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‘The Boss’s Daughter’ (‘La Fille du patron’) A movie review

22 Jun 2020 3 minute read comments mgaft1

The action takes place in a small town in a textile factory. Reminded me of something old Soviet socialist-realistic films about working villages, but, of course, with a French accent. The protagonist, named Vital, is a simple worker, course and, dir...

Sex doll (A movie review)

20 Jun 2020 3 minute read comments mgaft1

Hi there, I watched the French film “Sex doll” on Netflix. The action takes place in London, but the protag is French or rather French Arabic. Her professional name is Virginia, and her real name is Malik. The film is in English, but often it jumps...

The death of Edward the 2nd

7 Jun 2020 1 minute read comments mgaft1

In my youth, I read a series of fascinated books by Maurice Druon The Accursed Kings. These books cover the medieval period of the so-called "100-year war" between France and England. One of the interesting and gruesome moments of this tale was the d...

Spiritual healing. (Claustrophobia case) non-fiction

6 Jun 2020 8 minute read comments mgaft1

Usually, Rachel preferred walking on the 5th floor to her apartment rather than using the elevator. After this exercise, her legs felt like cast irons and she had to take a shower, but it was still better than being in the elevator. She didn’t know...

Water with lemon

5 Jun 2020 1 minute read comments mgaft1

There was a time when I drank lots of coffee. Nothing good came of it. I had to give it up and switched to tea. Recently I watched a video of some doctor explaining how to reduce the influence of my longtime enemy – blood pressure. One advice was to...

Night gown

2 Jun 2020 2 minute read comments mgaft1

When Frank came home after work he didn’t recognize his usually messy apartment. Everything was in its place, kitchen, bathroom, and guest room shined, and everywhere there was some unknown clean and pleasant smell. Frank looked at his wife inquisiti...

The nomad (A short story that turned out pretty long) Part 5 of 5

1 Jun 2020 4 minute read comments mgaft1

Hello friends! This is the last part of my story. I hope it was for your linking and you've found out something new about Russian history as well as about nomads. If you didn't read the previous chapters here they are Part 1Part 2Part 3Part 4    ...

The nomad (A short story that turned out pretty long) Part 4 of 5

31 May 2020 4 minute read comments mgaft1

Hello Friends, In Part 1, 2, and 3 of this story, I discussed the situation that for two hundred and fifty years Russia was a part of the ulus Jochi or a Golden Horde. In the middle of the 14th century though the Golden Horse broke into Eastern and W...

The nomad (A short story that turned out pretty long) Part 3

30 May 2020 5 minute read comments mgaft1

Hi Friends, For me, this is a somewhat unusual story, as it compelled me to go in some depth into medieval history.I explain how and why the story was written in Part 1. In Part 2 I started to discuss the situation of 14th century Russia. If you read...

The nomad (A short story that turned out pretty long) Part 2

30 May 2020 4 minute read comments mgaft1

Hi Friends, In the first part of the story, I explained the genesis of how and why the story was written. You can read about in Part 1 here The story discusses one of the key events of Russian history of the 14th century. Just to remind you, that at...