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Littlehirosima: Water for Pervomaysk, Part 3

Original by Yevdokia “Dunya” Sheremetyeva published on littlehirosima blog; translated from Russian by J.Hawk and originally published at South Front. December 17th, 2015 The UAF destroyed Pervomaysk’s water supply back in Spring 2015.Ever since then, the city with the acting mayor Olga Ishchenko is trying to restore the supply.It’s very complicated and difficult.The restoration of water supply means drilling […]

Littlehirosima: The best Principal in the world

Original by Yevdokia “Dunya” Sheremetyeva published on the littlehirosima blog; translated from Russian by J.Hawk and originally published at South Front. December 14th, 2015 The Lugansk Technical Boarding School was pointed out to us by Seryozha, a driver who helps us deliver the aid.His daughter used to study there. Zhenya, Seryozha’s daughter, is no ordinary girl. She has epilepsy […]

Littlehirosima:Cycle of Goodness

Original written by Yevdokia “Dunya” Sheremetyeva and published on her littlehirosima blog;  translated from Russian by J.Hawk and originally posted at South Front. October 12th, 2015  –We’d like some Spanish literature. –Hmmm….Borges? –Something merrier. Do you have Don Quixote? –For whom are you buying? –We’re heading for a retirement home. To see an old guy.  In the […]

Littlehirosima: Staring the Truth in the Face

Original written by Yevdokia “Dunya” Sheremetyeva and posted on her littlehirosima blog; translated from Russian by J.Hawk and originally posted at South Front. October 8th, 2015 One of my acquaintances, Pavel, someone of a liberal bent, liked one of my posts and posted a comment: “Naturally, the suffering should be helped. I am categorically against the Lugandonia banditry […]

Littlehirosima: It was a howitzer, not Grad

Originally written and published on 14 March 2015 by Yevdokia “Dunya” Sheremetyeva at her , translated from Russian by J.Hawk and originally posted at South Front. October 7th, 2015 –Everything will start on the fifteenth again. Right now we’re on vacation… Rostik throws his cigarette on the ground. – Give me one. As long as […]

Littlehirosima: In the Line of Fire

Original written by Yevdokia “Dunya” Sheremetyeva and published on her littlehirosima blog; translated from Russian by J.Hawk and originally posted at South Front. October 5th, 2015 This is Irina Alekseyevna Doroshenko. She lived through the hell of Debaltsevo. We encountered her on a city street by accident. She walked up to our bus while we were […]

Littlehirosima: Pervomaysk’s Water

Original written by Yevdokia “Dunya” Sheremetyeva and published on her littlehirosima blog; translated from Russian by J.Hawk and originally posted at South Front. October 1st, 2015   This is Pervomaysk’s current reality. There is no water. Bottles, pots, bathtubs–every available container is filled. The UAF cut the city’s water supply in May. Can’t wash, can’t […]

Littlehirosima: The Life’s Underside

 Original written by ; translated from Russian by J.Hawk and originally posted at South Front. October 1st, 2015 I returned to Moscow. And I realize I can’t remain here. I don’t want to pick up the phone. I don’t want to do anything at all. It’s not about being tired, or about the mad dash, […]

Littlehirosima: Nice and tidy. As it should be.

  Original written by Yevdokia “Dunya” Sheremetyeva and published on her littlehirosima blog; translated from Russian by J.Hawk and originally posted at South Front. September 28th, 2015 LPR territory includes the city of Sukhodolsk. It did not suffer much from artillery fire. There is an orphanage in the city. But it’s not for common children, […]

LittleHirosima: The Roads of Donbass

Original written by Yevdokia “Dunya” Sheremetyeva and posted on her littlehirosima blog; translated from Russian by J.Hawk and originally posted at South Front. September 25th, 2015 Each road is specific to time and place. It’s literally a marker which shows what is happening. It shows the character and the daily life of a place, of […]