Dasha is a Toronto-based journalist and contributor to The New Family. She is fluent in both English and Russian. Her main interest (aside from classical literature, outdoor sports, art-house films and culinary experimentation) is exploring how we adapt to the changing realities of the modern world in the 21st century. Dasha has been the managing editor for Lioness Woman’s Club and a contributing journalist for Canadian Space Gazette. She resides in Toronto with her husband and their cat.