- Oct 20, 2018
Upheaval: a life changing online encounter
Being born and brought up in an unremarkable Russian province by parents who could not be called prosperous at all, I had considered...
- Sep 6, 2018
A Dream Encounter
A tall man dressed in dark clothes, what looked like black combat gear – a soldier perhaps – covered with what resembled a cloak or...
- Sep 24, 2017
Men in passing: in three short acts
Act one: A street encounter with manpower My small apartment on the outskirts of Tokyo was Spartan in its furnishing. All there was, when...
- Dec 29, 2016
The Red Thread
I was in mid-sentence when someone rapped on the door. The Landscape Architecture students I was meeting for the first time in the new...
- Nov 20, 2016
I locked a man in my house once, for a whole day. A drastic way of ensuring a man stays put, you might think, but let me assure you, that...
- Sep 5, 2016
Obsession at first glance: a Scottish pub encounter
The pub was very noisy that night, packed to sardine-can capacity with eager students—and an assortment of locals—celebrating the start...
- Feb 5, 2016
The Israeli vegan
Shlomo was horny by his own admission and in desperate need for some casual sex. He had a problem though, other than having to find a...