War through my eyes: Leaving home

War through my eyes: Leaving home

After 20 months of fundraising, purchasing, and delivering critical supplies for frontline troops, Oleg stepped up for military service in December, 2023 and began sending in these creative works he calls, “War Through My Eyes.” Illustrations are from Book...
War through my eyes: An ode to infantry

War through my eyes: An ode to infantry

War through my eyes: An ode to infantry “Walking in My Shoes,” with OT VINTA After 20 months of fundraising, purchasing, and delivering critical supplies for frontline troops, Oleg stepped up for military service. Early on in his training, he sent us the...
A Book and a War

A Book and a War

It’s a Book! And a War. I had just published the first novel in my magical realism trilogy, “Tales of the Wandering Mists: A Fairy Tale,” when Russia launched its full-scale invasion of Ukraine in February, 2022. In January 2022, I had just received...