Chris Miller

Chris Miller is a journalist, adventurer and Peace Corps volunteer from Portland, Oregon. He resides in eastern Ukraine, where his limited Russian language skills get him into some amusing situations. He blogs at

How to spend 24 hours in Calgary, Alberta

Terrain, characters, and bars in the Alberta Badlands [PICs]

11 essential Russian phrases + 1 gesture

The perils of being an “improper” journalist in Ukraine

The uncertain future of Ukraine’s illegal mines

Photo Essay: Beautiful rubble of rural Ukraine

8 essential tips for learning Russian

Notes on eating and drinking with Ukrainians

Touring Chernobyl, 25 years on

A day in the life of an expat in Artemovsk, Ukraine

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