A lot of other things got in the way. I'll just promise to be more punctual in the future, and at the very least to post "no blogging" update to let you all know I'm alive and well. Thanks for those who've emailed to express concern.
Writer and journalist, author of Growing Up in Moscow: Memories of a Soviet Girlhood (1989) and Ceasefire: Why Women and Men Must Join Forces to Achieve True Equality (1999). Columnist for Reason (monthly) and, from 2000 to January 2007, for The Boston Globe (weekly). Born in Moscow, Russia in 1963; came to the United States in 1980. Rutgers University graduate.
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