This feels like 36.

36 is that age.   That age where you are neither young nor old. You have the liberty of officially declaring yourself old when you clock 40, I think? Or maybe you don’t? Ever? Life[…]

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WAAAAAH!

  WAAAAAH!!!   This is the cry of a manipulative child. It is distinct. It is recognizable. It does not sound like a cry of pain. It doesn’t come close to a cry of disappointment[…]

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It’s The Little Moments…

Heidi’s closet is getting revamped with clothes that don’t fit Hailey anymore. This means that Hailey’s closet is slowly gaining more room until we buy her new clothes to compensate for the ones she has[…]

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45 Years On.

You get into a relationship with a man in your prime years. Soon it turns into something serious. You date and get married, say “I do” because you truly do. You are barely 18. You[…]

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Life & Football

My body is literally sprawled on the couch. No, I did not finally solicit the services of a shrink, thank you very much! I am watching the World Cup finals. It’s Germany pitting against Argentina.[…]

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The Roaring Lady In Red

“When in doubt, wear Red” Bill Blass “When are the elections for the PTA officials held?” She asked. Our heads turned from her to the person she was addressing. “The elections are held every year”[…]

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Loosening The Grip Of FGM

I read with keen interest Dr. Tabitha Mwangi’s take on FGM  and was happy that someone had started this conversation. I had been following the recent reports about the continued practice of FGM by some obstinate communities.[…]

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To be a child again

It’s pretty simple, if the bus doesn’t find you waiting, it leaves you. We all know this and that is why on this morning, realizing that we were running late, we tried our best to[…]

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The Wall

I finally witnessed firsthand what Mutahi Ngunyi was saying the other day about the tyranny of numbers. He said it unapologetically, with a hint of arrogance; that Jubilee had a better chance of winning the[…]

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Greetings from Sotik!

Walking between the raindrops, Riding the aftershock beside you, Off into the sunset Living like there’s nothing left to lose Chasing after goldmines, Crossing the fine lines we knew Hold on and take a breath,[…]

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