Ukrainian flag against a backdrop of a moody sky.

The Thing About Democracy

Holding on to freedom for dear life.

Because of my maiden name, people assume I am of German descent. While my lineage does trace back to Dutch and German ancestry (if you go back far enough into the 1700's) this cultural designation is a misnomer.

Most people don’t know I once lived in Ukraine.

A Miniature History Lesson

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Eira Braun-Labossiere 🌻

Eira Braun-Labossiere 🌻

English major. Writes about greyhounds + lurchers, things that bother her & little wonders that delight. Proud Rotarian!⚙ #bigskylife