Koryu meets Chess

Not Martial Arts but Minerva's Arts. Through a Struggle, be guided by Philosophy, Faith, Art, and Science. Like a Forest from the Olive Tree that Athena, goddess of Wisdom, offered the Greek people a long time ago.

Author: Kurama

WAKA is 'the music of the Primes'.

POETS BACK IN BUSINESS

The ‘elves’ ground forces. Have just 100 or so. Combat brigades. And many of them are exhausted.   From months or years. Of nonstop fighting. the 47th. Mechanized Brigade, for instance.     The 47th. Mechanized Brigade is. One of the ‘elves’ army’s. Best brigades.   Equipped with American-made. Armored vehicles. And trained to. NATO […]
WAKA is 'the music of the Primes'.

A POET AT A POSITION

At an artillery position. Hidden in a tree-line. Outside Vovchansk. Men have been firing.   Men of ‘elves’ 57th Brigade. Have been firing. 50 to 100 rounds a day. To defend the town.   When you arrive. They’re waiting for. A fresh delivery of ammunition for. Their ‘orcs’-made self-propelled gun.   Another 20 rounds are […]
WAKA is 'the music of the Primes'.

A POET WORRIED

Conscious, wrapped. In a foil blanket. As he receives treatment. From a nurse.   But he is more worried about. The men he’s left behind. “I can’t live. Without my guys.”   “They’re my friends. My second family.” He wants to get back to them. As soon as he is patched up.   The ‘orcs’ […]
WAKA is 'the music of the Primes'.

A POET UNDERSTANDING

You travel at speed. Towards the village of Lyptsi. Now under siege. You are being escorted by.   Members of ‘elves’ National Guard. Among the latest reinforcements. To try to halt this. Most recent ‘orcs’ advance.     They’ve gone from. A fierce battle in the east. To another further north. Without rest.     […]
WAKA is 'the music of the Primes'.

POETS REPOSITIONING

Vovchansk’s police chief said. Fighting was intense and. ‘Orcs’ forces were establishing. Positions inside the town.   “The situation is extremely difficult. The enemy is taking. Positions on the streets of. The town of Vovchansk.”     ‘Mordor’ has claimed. Its forces have now taken. Control of two more settlements. In the region.   Lukyantski […]
WAKA is 'the music of the Primes'.

A POET ANGRY

Everyone knew that. This incursion was. Likely to happen. He is angry.     As the Commander of. An ‘elves’ Special Reconnaissance Unit. He fought in ‘elves’ surprise offensive. In Kharkiv in the autumn of 2022.   Which pushed back. An initial ‘orcs’ invasion. All the way back. To the border.   But now he […]
WAKA is 'the music of the Primes'.

A POET TOUCHING THE GROUND

Residents of Vovchansk. And nearby villages. Are being bussed. To safety.   A local policeman. Was picking up residents. Who wanted to flee. To safety.     Most of those. Who’ve stayed behind. In Vovchansk are. The elderly and the poor.   But a 65-year-old. Has had enough. He made the sign of the cross. […]
WAKA is 'the music of the Primes'.

A POET SHOCKED

“I was shocked. I wish I had known in advance.” “I was shocked. I wish I had known in advance.”     He has also left Vovchansk. He was shocked. By how close. The fighting was.   “On the one side of. The Vovcha River are ‘orcs’. On the other. Ours.” he said.   “Tanks […]
WAKA is 'the music of the Primes'.

A POET FROM LIPTSY

She said: “We lived. Under occupation in 2022. I don’t want to be. Under occupation again.”     They had fled the village of Liptsy. Near to where ‘orcs’ forces. Have also made another incursion. Across the border.   They packed their belongings. Including two dogs. Into an old rusting Lada car. And made the […]
WAKA is 'the music of the Primes'.

A POET HEARING

“We escaped when. We heard machine guns. The fire was coming close.” She fled the besieged town.     A resident fled Vovchansk. With her family. Who lived in. A village nearby.   She had remained. In Vovchansk when. The ‘orcs’ first invaded. In early 2022.   “We survived and. Got used to it.” Life […]