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Harness the feelings, Capture the thoughts and beautifully express it all in the art of words!

Like a Hero Going Home

People say that love and death are the two common and universal human journeys. There is a difference though; love is more powerful and...

To All the Girls who’ve been Raped Before

Dearly Beloved, it wasn’t your fault don’t let them guilt you with questions of what you were wearing, what you were doing, with that person broken people tend...

DAUGHTERS OF THE SOIL

Being a woman is no easy feat. Some would call it an imprisonment, in the way you have to grow up fast, intuition your...

SONS OF OUR MOTHERLAND

For as long as I can remember, my baby brother has always been interested in the beauty and mystery of martial arts. I specifically...

SNIPPET FROM MY DIARY

Dear Diary, I can’t wait to meet her; all red and messy and curly just after birth. Her body so small, my first impulse would...

BANE OF CONTROVERSY

  My Dear Readers: I am an angry Comrade. Today, I choose to use this space to give voice to my fury and to cry out...

My Fairy Tale

 If I could write a fairy tale, Sipping some bitter ginger ale, I would begin the spin, In the forbidden dungeons of wool spins, Where I would prickle...

WHEN THE CHIPS ARE DOWN

He rocked back and forth on the wiggly wicker-chair. His thoughts were turned inwards to himself, racing on and on in a disconcerted manner....

SPECKLES OF GOLD DUST

The pair will be seen walking along grassy patches hand-in-hand, laughing and smiling as they look into each other’s eyes. The green grass is...

HEART THROBS

Mwalimu treaded the village paths with an air of elegance and style, head held high as one and all kow-towed to him. Such was...

OF WOMEN, QUIET STRENGTH AND DIGNITY

As men are to honour and respect, so are women to strength and dignity. Speaking of quiet strength does not mean that the woman...

BEYOND THE GRIP

We are assured a crazy high in life when we learn to live beyond the grip! Beyond the grip of insecurity in Love; for...

In the distant horizon, I see a glittering prize

  Much has been said about the political arena of my nation.  It has been called a dirty game that attracts like characters. It has...

SEQUEL: AN OPEN LETTER FROM MY FUTURE HUSBAND

    This is a reply to the open letter I received from my future unknown wife By Sir Mwangi Kaguku Dear Future Wife, Although I don’t know you...

HE WILL LIFT HIS MUG

  The darkness holds a fascination to me. A dark blanket thrown over the earth and blocking the rays of the sun from penetrating. I...