Hello From Kiev: Three Tiny Stories by Alex Frishberg
Approx. 2,090 words.
Published on July 11, 2011.
Three short stories give the full flavor of life in Ukraine. “The Most Powerful Man in the World” is about the helplessness of world leaders when confronted with a wily Ukrainian man. “An Honest Lawyer” depicts the battle between a young, idealistic lawyer and an old, corrupt judge. “The Killer’s Life” shows why an aging champion fighter decides to give up fighting.