Putin‘s War

Why You Should Care About Ukraine

Some of its people are like family to me

Just about every day for the last ten months I’ve been face to face on Zoom with Ukrainian coworkers.

Want to know how hard these people work? On Thursday, while the tanks were rolling in, one of them fixed a software problem I had slacked about.

When I asked him why he was working, he said it helped him take his mind off the incoming missiles that were striking his city’s airport.



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Charles Bastille

Charles Bastille


Hyperbole enthusiast and author of MagicLand, available at your favorite bookseller: https://charles-bastille.com All stories © 2022 by Charles Bastille.