1921 Head, Preschool Training Sub-Department, Kobelyaki Uezd Dept, of Public. Education; 1921 Secretary, Lokhvitsa Communist Youth League Uezd Committee. Was member, “Plug” literature organization.
Later helped organize and lead “Molodnyak” Communist Youth League literature society. Since 1932 member, 1st Board, Ukrainia Union of Writers. 1941-1945 war correspondent with Soviet Army with rank of Major.