About The Writer

I’m a Russian speaking introvert from Estonia based in London. I’m an awful drawer, signer, dancer and a big fan of the unhealthy food, alcohol and grey weather. My hobbies include watching Russian sitcoms, comedy shows and kissing my boyfriend.

Since I moved to London and started dating an English ‘lad’, I found our cultural dimensions very funny and worth to write about. I want the British to understand that Russians are quite normal people but with their own weirdnesses and that we are in a way quite similar nations.

All illustrations you can see on my blog are done by myself.

For any enquiries feel free to get in touch with me at kristina.sikorskaja@gmail.com 🙂 

Please, enjoy & leave your feedbacks!


13 thoughts on “About The Writer

  1. I studied Russian when I was at school in the 1970s, a long time before you were born, Kristina. I really enjoyed it, but it’s so long since I spoke it that I’ve forgotten most of what I learned, sadly. Other than that, I worked in Russia in 1990 and I loved the place and the people so much that I thought I had died and gone to Heaven. Some of my Russian friends taught me a wonderful song called ‘Kogda ya pyan’ that you might know, but I could write for literally hours about how much I enjoyed the place and why. I just hope you enjoy your time here half as much as I enjoyed my time in Russia, so ‘bolshoyeh spasseebuh’ for leaving a comment on my site and best wishes to you from Dennis 🙂

    1. Dear Dennis,

      You have put a wide smile on my face while I was reading your comment. I find it very pleasant when foreign people try to speak Russian, even tough it’s extremely hard to pronounce and to keep in mind. I’m very glad that you loved Russian culture, it sounds charming!

      Благодарю, Kristina! xx

  2. Hello! I read your posts and I love the way you write about two contrasting cultures. I laughed sometimes, I smiled at others. It doesn’t seem like English isn’t your first language. Truly amazing. If you don’t mind, I’d love to put up your posts on my blog http://www.thefemmemedia.blogspot.com.

    You get the credit. Please, don’t say no.

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