“TIMID TIMI”: A MORE REALISTIC PERSPECTIVE

  Imagine an African love story that depicts the man as the timid one…Mmmmm An African man….Timid….queer right? Imagine an African story that shows a woman as a super fit physical fighter that scares even men Now, imagine watching a movie made in Africa, by Africa giving us a clear perspective on just how a woman staying in an abusive marriage can negatively affect the kids especially the girls and […]

SEXUAL VIOLATION

You know, that Friday afternoon is still very vivid in my mind. But not in any way exciting. Okay, maybe exciting in the sense that it makes my hairs stand on my head in a scare, my skin feel like giant caterpillars crawling under, my whole body shake and gives me a familiar nauseous feeling that I have had to live with since the ordeal.  I still picture my gullible […]

RANDOM BITS ABOUT ME

“I’m about as certain as I can be That all of us to some degree, Have things even we don’t see I wonder what aim yet to learn about me? I know I’m not the person that I will be tomorrow Nor the me from the past Shaped by the days that followed I’m here in the moment, that’s all I can be And that is all I can say […]

STAYING IN YOUR LANE IS FULFILLING

There is this little girl perching on a tree branch along Waiyaki way, somewhere at Westlands. About 6 years? Not sure. I’m not really God at guessing age. She is wearing a torn red dress. The dress looks like it has seen the better days of this road. It is dirty and torn and to cover up the parts that the torn parts could expose, or maybe for the convenience […]

A PHILANDERING LOVE

  Have you ever been cheated on by a person you love dearly and have been 101% faithful to? If you have then you will know that it feels awful. Think of the last trump that shall proclaim to mankind the end of the world. That is how awful it feels. It is a sure blow to your ego and self-esteem. It makes you question yourself, your judgments, and your […]