Don’t force people to stay in your life

The year 2019 is only a day away and I've been deeply pondering over how I wanna usher it in and how I wanna live the rest of it. I've also been thinking about this dying year, 2018; some of the highs and the lows I've had, and some of the things, especially the bad … Continue reading Don’t force people to stay in your life

We all need someone to believe in us

Everyone deserves a second chance. Everyone deserves the benefit of the doubt. We are only humans, and sometimes we fail. Sometimes life gets so hard and we lose the will to continue fighting. And those are the times when we need others the most, especially those that believe in us. When you fail, you need … Continue reading We all need someone to believe in us

Why is everyone so focused on light-skinned girls? (What’s the problem with dark skin?)

  From commercials to acting and even singing auditions, nowadays almost everyone is only picking girls with lighter skins. Today’s TV presenters must have a “TV Face”, light skin – brown, white, yellow or even red – to attract more viewers. And this is the case in almost three-quarters of our media houses. But what … Continue reading Why is everyone so focused on light-skinned girls? (What’s the problem with dark skin?)

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

Two strongest women in the world

I know them pretty well. I know them like the back of my own hand. You wouldn't believe what they've gone through to be where they're today. The first woman in this well thought list is the woman who gave birth to me, mama. The second woman is non other than my sister-in-law, my elder … Continue reading Two strongest women in the world