IAAF Semenya ruling discriminatory: How’s she to blame for higher testosterone levels?

Someone, or rather IAAF, should explain to me how Caster Semenya, the Olympic 800 meters champion, is to blame for having higher testosterone levels. Isn't that discrimination of the highest order! I think it's totally unfair, like Semenya herself rightly put it after the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) this week dismissed her appeal … Continue reading IAAF Semenya ruling discriminatory: How’s she to blame for higher testosterone levels?

Wife Battering in Nairobi, Kenya

Yesterday I met a friend who I hadn't seen in a long time, on my way to "hustle", and he asked me if I was sick or had somehow started using marijuana. I was puzzled and at the same time felt some slight tinge of irritation. I thought it was rude of him, friend or … Continue reading Wife Battering in Nairobi, Kenya

Mother’s Sacrifice

She was always stubborn, or maybe it was bravery People say it was desperation, wanted a child so much to save her from barrenness shame She wanted to feel easy at her friends’ baby showers, wanted to be called so and so’s mother too Some say she was scared, was scared her husband would leave … Continue reading Mother’s Sacrifice

Write anything meaningful from these words

Are little worth remarking, When she stands upright, With her legs pressed together, *** If we say of a woman only that "she has nicely arched eyebrows," then clearly we had to look hard to see that, and the rest of her features are little worth remarking. But I've read somewhere how to recognize a … Continue reading Write anything meaningful from these words

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?)