Resilience

Resilience, resilience The ability to recover quickly from shock, from a setback And sometimes, quickly may mean years or even an entire lifetime But with patience and just enough discipline, you can get it all back in time You can still redeem yourself, all you lost and forget about the scars With resilience, you can …

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The Jackpot Man (part two)

... It was Saturday around three, and Mwas had just come back from the company. Being a Saturday, he was always expected home by that time since they only worked up to one. Like always, he came back tired and hungry. All he wanted was a hug from his beautiful wife, a cold drink, and …

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Nairobi weather this December

Now this weather is beginning to get on my nerve. WTF happened to waking up to some beautiful sunshine in this city? Nairobi, being the city under the sun, the last thing you expect is to wake up to a chilly weather, especially not now in December. During this month, all you are looking forward …

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Condemned to death for killing her rapist husband (Justice for Noura)

Meanwhile somewhere in Sudan, a beautiful woman is condemned to death A sad tale of Noura Hussein and she's only 19, she had a dream and she wanted to be at school but Was married by her family at a tender age of 16, fled and was tricked back to the man by her own …

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And then she discovered boys

I know her, known her since she was just a little girl Licking mucus from her tiny nostrils, crying after her mama as she left for the market She was a great kid, everyone said it But then she turned into a teenager, and discovered boys Now all she wanna do is seat and chat …

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The Jackpot Man (part one)

He was always that way, like a school kid, walking around with a pen and a paper. Even when he was delivering water with his cart to clients in Pipeline, you will spot him tightly holding on to a pen with his teeth while the black and white printed A4 page is safely tucked in …

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Unachieved End Year’s Resolutions (and another December is here)

It’s only a few days to Christmas and Juma is scared. He looked at some of the End Yea’s Resolutions he made by the end of last year and he has not even achieved half the things on that list and it disturbs him so much. Yesterday, Sheila, Juma’s girlfriend reminded him of the promise …

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Lost his wife in church

He's just new in town with a beautiful family, wife and two wonderful kids And he's God-fearing, wants his kids to grow up in the wisdom of God He's aware the world of today needs people with self-discipline, people who can face today's challenges with a brave face So one Sunday he led his family …

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