I have struggled, still struggling with finishing my masters for years now. Well, thanks to procrastination, lack of motivation and plain old laziness. Okay, my supervisors have also played a huge hand in this; let’s not fault me for everything!! I enjoy school, I enjoy reading and learning and I also enjoy research especially on … Continue reading Murder in the USA
I’m riding in a matatu that’s belting out some old school reggae tunes; just what I need after a long day in this hustler nation. It’s cold and the clouds look angry. I am bumping my head to some UB40 song, Red Red Wine, (btw, did y’all catch the president at the concert juzi! Ata … Continue reading Remember me!
Favor was a misfit from the get-go. He was naughty, incessantly dirty and never followed the rules. He was also a sickly child and always seemed to have a running nose. He was an only child and his mother never appeared to love or care for him. He always felt the resentment geared towards him … Continue reading We will never understand… (Part 1)
My teeth have always been shit for as long as I can remember; thanks to my love-love relationship with the sweet side of life. A love that has been alive and vibrant since I could remember. But it all started when I was a young skinny baby and my pops had mad chums back then. … Continue reading SWEET
2019 has been a relatively good year for me. It started out really shaky and at some point, I lost hope with where the world was taking me. A few months in, the year started to look up, and I could afford a smile. I overcame some tough hurdles, I learned to love myself again, … Continue reading The year that was!
Friends and foes, in equal measure, make your life more fun, more exhilarating and more dramatic in this dreary world. They make you crave communication, fun, adventure, and acceptance. Your friends, to some extent, make you who you are; ‘show me your friends; I’ll tell you your character’ they say. This doesn’t really apply to … Continue reading Friends and foes
Tom was sitting in the dark, smoky and dingy bar by the huge wooden counter downing his fourth beer. He was eyeing a seminude voluptuous girl swaying her hips from side to side in a seductive manner while trying to catch the game on the small TV mounted up high on the wall. He had … Continue reading Broken Love
A while back, someone was too callous to compare my ability to work with my tribe! They went ahead to even state that my behavior does not reflect my tribe. Clearly, I missed the class where one is supposed to act in a certain manner since they come from a particular tribe. I admit, when … Continue reading What’s your tribe?
Wamlambezz? (I hope you’ve answered accordingly!!)Hehe. Mbogi ya kimonyoski, fine yengs anga sijui nini, that’s the latest sheng from the hood my friends, thanks to the likes of kina Kartelo and Ethic. I absolutely love the language and culture up in the hoods. You see, the hood is vibrant, full of ghetto principles, crazily amazing … Continue reading Dandora L.O.V.E
14 years ago today, the cold, icy hands of death snatched your beautiful soul away from us. It was a day I would never forget. I write to you today with a heavy but grateful heart for the awesome years you graced our lives with. You were the most lovely, politest and affectionate human being … Continue reading Dear Nduta,…