Friday Figments: Weekly Writing Prompt

Planning to get a pet? Put up your thinking caps and let this image tell you a story or whisper a poem. Let it be a short story, flash fiction or a free writing essay. Let the words just flow! As always, send in your write-ups inspired by the image to us and the bestContinue reading “Friday Figments: Weekly Writing Prompt”

Book Review: A Week in the Life of Svitlana

About the Book It’s September 2015 and Moscow is witnessing its warmest autumn in living memory. Svitlana Khristenko, a patriotic Ukrainian with dual Russian-Ukrainian citizenship, chooses to live in Moscow, despite her conflicting loyalties. The never-ending political tensions between Svitlana’s two countries have created serious divisions in Moscow’s society with clear labels being assigned toContinue reading “Book Review: A Week in the Life of Svitlana”