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Littlehirosima: “Kirill”

Originally published at JHawkBlog [link]. Other articles by J Hawk can now be found there.  11 August 2015 Kirill By Yevdokia “Dunya” Sheremetyeva [littlehirosima] Translated from Russian by J.Hawk This is Kirill. And he is on his own. Already completely on his own. That’s how it came about. The guys told me there’s a kid out […]

Littlehirosima: “Quiet Death”

Originally published at JHawkBlog [link]. Other articles by J Hawk can now be found there.    10 August 2015 Quiet Death By Yevdokia “Dunya” Sheremetyeva [littlehirosima] Translated from Russian by J.Hawk Lugansk stores have everything in stock. You can find anything you want, including personal care and hygiene products.The majority of the population don’t have money, […]

Littlehirosima: Just Candy

Originally published at JHawkBlog [link]. Other articles by J Hawk can now be found there. 7 August 2015 Just Candy By Yevdokia “Dunya” Sheremetyeva [littlehirosima] Translated from Russian by J.Hawk –Veanida! What a beautiful name! And unusual!Veanida Semyonova Chizhikova, born 1931. One would think she does not understand anything. But it’s not so. She’s trying to […]

Littlehirosima: “The Angel of the Donbass”

Originally published at JHawkBlog [link]. Other articles by J Hawk can now be found there.  The Angel of the Donbass By Yevdokia “Dunya” Sheremetyeva, 6 August 2015 Translated from Russian by J.Hawk Yes, folks in Germany have dubbed me)))Now my texts are also being published in German))))Thanks to Sasha, pardon me, Aleksandr Grodskiy, who translates them into […]

Littlehirosima: “Life without water”

Originally published at JHawkBlog [link]. Other articles by J Hawk can now be found there. Source:  Life without water By Yevdokia “Dunya” Sheremetyeva, 3rd August 2015 Pervomaysk has been without water for two months already.UAF cut the city off from all water supply. Water trucks bring water to individual houses on a schedule.The heat in […]

The North Korea of Eastern Europe

2 August 2015 The North Korea of Eastern Europe By J.Hawk When considering the relationship Poroshenko’s Ukraine has with the rest of the world, one has to keep in mind he, too, has a political objective of his own (i.e., survival) and certain strategy at his disposal that he can use to pursue that objective. […]

Russia’s Week in Humor for 1 August 2015

1 August 2015Russia’s Week in Humor for 1 August 2015 Translated from Russian by J.Hawk   –Biting, Petr Alekseyevich?–Biting…   Surkov: “I haven’t been watching comedies or horror films for over a year…I read Ukrainian news instead.”   “Those are Russian bullet holes”  German psychiatrists have shown that every third Ukrainian media employee is as screwed […]

The Road

1 August 2015 The Road By Yevdokia “Dunya” Sheremetyeva [littlehirosima] Translated from Russian by J.Hawk [To read Yevdokia Sheremetyeva’s other dispatches from the Donbass, click on the ‘littlehiroshima’ tag above the title.] The long road of life.Dotted with tanks. And shell holes in the asphalt.Bent safety barriers and bullet-riddled road signs.An endless procession of sunflowers, […]

Polish cosmonaut recalls surviving the UPA

31 July 2015 Polish cosmonaut recalls surviving the UPA Translated from Polish by J.Hawk The Catholic cemetery in the Ukrainian town of Berezne no longer exists. Bulldozers razed the gravestones making room for the city park. But when the Hermaszewski family visits that spot, they always place candles on the ground. This is the final […]

I’m waiting for your answer

July 31, 2015 I’m waiting for an answer By Yevdokia “Dunya” Sheremetyeva [littlehirosima] Translated from Russian by J.Hawk [To read Yevdokia Sheremetyeva’s other dispatches from Donbass and Crimea, click on the ‘littlehiroshima’ tag above the title.] –What are you reading?–I live Spanish literature.–Would you like a piece of candy?Yuriy takes the candy, closes his eyes, […]