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Rating 5.0 | Blablacar stories. №3

23 Dec 2021 3 minute read 0 comments Cryptotexty

This was my first trip using Blablacar. The first time is always a little bit scary. I went to Lviv, to the Book Forum. It was the first or second day of the forum, the peak of visitors was expected over the weekend, and I planned to come at noon to...

Rating 5.0 | Blablacar stories. №2

18 Dec 2021 3 minute read 0 comments Cryptotexty

I was heading to Kyiv somewhere on the border between Chernivtsi and Vinnytsia regions. Then on Blablacar I could not find a passenger, because the direction is not popular and there was little time to leave. It's 10 pm… I'm making a turn with a car…...

Rating 5.0 | Blablacar stories. №1

9 Dec 2021 2 minute read 0 comments Cryptotexty

Khortytsia is beautiful early in the morning. Perfect weather - it's raining. It’s possible to spend the whole day here, but I have to go further. From the Scythian state, I publish the Blablacar trip. Time to leave - an hour, but maybe someone will...

Albert Camus - "The Plague" Book review

3 Jan 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Cryptotexty

When COVID-19 times started "The Plague" by Albert Camus become once again popular. Yes, I remember I wanted to buy it somewhere at the beginning of 2020 and it went out of circulation, so Folio (Ukrainian publisher who published translation) made a...

Paul Bragg - "Back - is the key to the Health" [B002 - Book review #2]

4 Dec 2020 2 minute read 1 comment Cryptotexty

Right now, I'm writing this from sanatorium in the forest. My pain in the back reached the point that I decided in a moment to go here. Financially, it was not the best time to go, but I understood that pain in the back affects a lot my productivity,...

Kobo Abe - The Woman in the Dunes [B001 - Book review #1]

4 Dec 2020 1 minute read 5 comments Cryptotexty

I can say that I read this book on one breath. It's not long, 150 pages (I read in Ukrainian translations, and of course it's translated from Japanese to multiple languages). The schoolteacher from Tokyo, visits a fishing village to collect insects....