The situation in Ukraine continues to deteriorate. Millions have fled the ruthless Russian invasion, causing a humanitarian crisis Europe hasn’t seen the likes of since WWII. This morning, I was again reminded of this when Janet shared a Facebook post from a guy named Steven Givot, from Evanston, Illinois. Here it is: Day 2Continue reading “Food for thought”
Monthly Archives: March 2022
Just when you thought it couldn’t get worse…
“Our armed forces don’t bomb cities. Everyone is well aware of this.” — Maria V. Zakharova, a spokeswoman for Russia’s Foreign Ministry I awoke this morning and, as so many of you, immediately began to scan the latest from the brutal Russian invasion of Ukraine. The first thing thatContinue reading “Just when you thought it couldn’t get worse…”
What would Orwell say?
In an age where up is down, truth is fake, and fiction is… fact … it feels more than a little strange to be purposively writing… fiction! This is particularly awkward when the subject is loosely based on… fact. Based on real people. On real events. People placed in fictional situations, in some cases givenContinue reading “What would Orwell say?”