I cried. 

Not for the first time. No. But today again when I the news reported that the young mother to be photographed being rushed to an ambulance after Russia bombed a maternity hospital in Mariupol where she was meant to give birth shocked the world. 

Now we learned that the woman and her baby have died. May they rest in peace.

Lifes that could have being

And yet I feel so useless. Even my tears are useless.

I had always thought of not taking political sides in this blog, not to be drawn in all the chattering about politics and policies. I thought it would be easier to keep a light view, travelling, food, and good life.

Is there going to be good life when there is so much violence just next door. I am European, and Ukraine is European too. Russia is too, should they want to be.

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I lived the most part of my life in Washington DC, now in Italy getting to know again my country. Plenty of surprises, for good and bad, and lots of nostalgia for DC.

One thought on “Today…

  1. Thank you for sharing your thoughts, Seve. I feel the same. So useless in the face of all this,pain. I see that people themselves are good. Offering housing, food, care to the refugees. The heroic Ukrainian people. The beautiful children. This is in Putin. His inane power quest. His inhumanity. So painful to watch … everywhere we turn… and be able to do nothing. 🥲


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