As Zakhida and her family cross the border into Poland, they find both freedom and homesickness on the other side.
Zakhida Adylova is an English and Ukrainian language teacher and interpreter, a producer for Ukrainian political talk show GORDON, and a civil activis... t and volunteer.
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This weekend, Zakhida Adylova decided to flee Kyiv for Lviv in the west with her family.
Day 9. A captured power plant, fatigue in people’s eyes and baking bread out of necessity.
Day 8: Today, I feel empty inside, but my mother’s wisdom and my daughter’s positivity give me hope.
These days, there is no place for ‘How are you?’ or ‘I’m doing OK’.
From the bathroom of her home in Kyiv, Zakhida Adylova documents five days of war.