Part 2. From the Editor to the Writer Dear Editor, Have we overstepped our boundaries lately? Moved from a little pruning to clearing the whole bush? There was a time I knew not fear. My pen had a mind of it's own. When it sang, we all danced. Beautiful music it indeed was. ... Continue Reading →
Part 1: I See You "This is not for everyone. Only for those who are broken. Just when you thought you'd become powder, a new way to make you finer was discovered. Nobody realizes how brave you are, but I see you. You've figured out how to propel through space, even without fuel. You still... Continue Reading →
We just don't read poems but instead, savour them slowly and then recite them to remember. Through poetry, we can experience the world in a different form. Meet Elizabeth Wairimu (Liz Mish), a close friend of mine. She introduced me to this new world of liberty and pure bliss. Through her poems, I've found... Continue Reading →
We plant trees as ornaments to the the landscape; not because we are afraid that there’s no carbon being sequestered. As much as the Rhino is endangered, that is not why we want to conserve it. The attitude we want people to maintain is that, every living creature is important and needs to be conserved in its own right.
Will she find love? We’ve pressed our pens hard and marched into streets demanding for equal rights. We’ve assail in battle and won. The woman is now working, same as man. She is changing bulbs, pursuing science, and speaking in public. Yet as we celebrate progress in women empowerment, we will not forget the adage,... Continue Reading →
24 year old Beryl Njuguna is an Interior Designer by profession. She currently works at the Sales Department in Three Bees Decorex, based in Nairobi. In her interview, Beryl openly reveals the challenge in finding her path and how she overcame it. What does your job entail? Our company does interior design, specifically painting... Continue Reading →
This week, a few guys shared with me on why peace is important to them and how the current political situation in Kenya has affected them. Their answers were well thought-out, very distinct, with each one of them having a tasteful approach to peace. Enjoy!
Earlier this year, I attended a conference in Nairobi. Those tickets had been acquired through a great hustle and so I was determined to maximize my experience. The main motivation had been to meet one of my role models (back then). I had met her earlier, during my bird watching escapades, and had waited for... Continue Reading →