Tag: Oksana Stomina


It’s terrifying to write about it. Rhyming these words feels like walking, again and again, over the scorching hot embers.

Appeal from the Boy in the Photo

This post is an appeal to Volodymyr Zelenskyy, President of Ukraine and Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of Ukraine. But it’s not mine — it is from the boy in this photo. I promised him to publish it.

Hooray Mariupol!

No matter how hard the invaders try to conquer our lands, a sincere Ukrainian soul will remain free and invincible!

“…What They Do to Our People”

I am looking at the family photo: ordinary people who dreamed of living long and happy lives. An ordinary couple, ordinary human desires, an ordinary photo. It’s only that it’s…the last one.