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Donor Update, Wk. 9: A Bit of Earth, To Make it Grow

Sent 2 February 2023 Dear donors and friends, It was, quite simply, a week of miracles. Last week I wrote with some trepidation about an upcoming journey to Muzykivka, in Kherson Oblast. I stayed in that village for two nights and was absolutely floored by the generosity of my hosts, as well as the series of fortunate events which flowed…

Donor Update, Wk. 8: Into the Fire We Go

Sent 22 Jan 2023 Dear donors and friends, The subject line is taken of course from the great ballad “Into the Fire,” from the musical ‘Scarlet Pimpernel’, sung by pampered British aristocrats before they cross the Channel for their humanitarian mission in Revolutionary France. And before any of you worry, I am not joining the army or heading to the…