Thank You

A year ago today I  made my maiden post on this platform. Prior to that, I was such a big head full of a myriad of ideas but afraid to put them down in prose; fear of rejection and I thought this baby would be taken away from me just like the first one by the so annoying hackers. But somehow I threw all that … Continue reading Thank You

CHURCHILL OKOTH: My Demeanour Sells Me Among Comrades

His entry into the runway during the Mr & Miss Maseno auditions last month saw comrades go wild in cheer as ‘Igwe’chants filled the room. It was with no doubt that he is a darling among the comrades, and by far one of the most preferred contestants in the competitive beauty pageant in Maseno University. We caught up with Churchill Okoth a few weeks ago … Continue reading CHURCHILL OKOTH: My Demeanour Sells Me Among Comrades

Of Solitude, Cats & Life On The Fast Lane

Three large vanilla & sandalwood scented candles dimly light up the room. Elizabeth Adler, The House in Amalfi (2005), in my hand. Parker, now awake, gently purring on my laps making me feel all sorts of loved and wanted. My signature big mug of coffee is sitting idly on the  bedside table next to the candles. Then there’s me; in an oversized tee, multiculored fuzzy … Continue reading Of Solitude, Cats & Life On The Fast Lane

PARKER TURNS ONE: Happy Birthday To My Muse & First Pet

Happy April, folks. How’s the first quarter coming along on your side? I trust y’all are well and I’m thankful for your company for the eight months  I’ve been here. Many joyful returns, my people!   Well, In the next few days my baby will be turning one (she actually shares a birthday with my elder brother 😊) and I’m so excited and grateful for the … Continue reading PARKER TURNS ONE: Happy Birthday To My Muse & First Pet

Let’s Talk: My Black Is Beauty 

Last weekend, Jaber Foundation in conjunction with Fashion Icons Tan organised an amazing meet up at LakeHub, Kisumu that aimed at bringing together young people in the city of Kisumu in a bid to encourage them  to embrace their melanin and wear it with grace and confidence. The event, My Black Is Beauty, attracted a good number of people and my friend and I were … Continue reading Let’s Talk: My Black Is Beauty 

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Happy Birthday, Shiko Karugo

It’s quarter to ten in the night, 5/10/16 where I am. . Counting hours till you turn a year older. Here I am in the company of my all time favourite mug of coffee (no better way to beat the October cold), writing this article as I wait for that midnight alarm to wish you a Happy Birthday. Fingers crossed;hoping that become the first one … Continue reading Happy Birthday, Shiko Karugo