I start to cry because this place feels insane, the people in it look insane and if I am here I have to be insane too. I’ve never been in quicksand before, but this feels like it. I am sinking and there is no one to hold me up.
You were born different, a peculiar child maybe. Even your parents knew from the on start that there was something different about you. Like when you were two and a…
Nothing is sweeter than a life of a freelancer. You are the ruler of your schedules. Basically, your days officially start at 12:00 midday, despite having woken up at 7:00…
They pointed at the figure on the ground then the air was filled in a single gunshot. They pushed the body over the cliff then hurried into the darkness over the driveway. Tyres screeched as the getaway car sped off.
It was then, that she realized it was deep in the night.
You sit in the shower for two hours trying to scrub off the tint; and under your breath you mutter curses to the magic wands that are sunscreen, hats and sunglasses for giving you a raw deal. But you cant blame them much; all you were doing was putting your legs up in the air and eating like the final trumpet was about to be blown.
The loneliness of a sunny Sunday afternoon finds you roaming at the intersection of downtown Nairobi and that place where the big folks dine. It is not that you don’t…
This is for you who called at the middle of the night to check that I am okay For you who traded his sane heart so that mine could heal…
Worst Relationship: We fight, we punch. Sometimes we give each other silent treatment and an air of nonchalance. Other times we are inseparable and you will find us snuggling on the couch, oblivious of the world around us.
ou were either truthful to yourself and everyone or truthful to only yourself. There’s some truth about life that kicked in here even though life felt like the biggest lie ever told. You started racing against time to achieve and pursue ambitions. You became desperate to settle and still toiled hard to overcome obstacles. For years, you learned how to exclaim “DAMN! “like your life depended on it until…