Mzangila

Mentor, media consultant, photographer, editor, poet, writer, and counselor.

Nanyuki Part 1

Post Views = 1590Last week on a sweet Thursday afternoon I packed my bags. I am not a travelling chronie because of this crazy feeling in my stomach, and killing nausea that hits me whenever I travel. Trust me that feeling is such a killjoy. You can’t enjoy your journey like everybody else, you can’t sit up and look at …

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when we go broke

Post Views = 2519It is half past midnight, on a Wednesday morning. It is when am keying in my story to beat the deadline. And I can feel a meticulous wave of slumber whip my head with a mattock, sending blurry images to my eyes so that I can’t see clearly. But either way I have to do this. I …

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It Matters

Post Views = 568I was supposed to do this gig yesterday. But because the devil is alive I didn’t as I had this paper that needed much reading. The paper was after my blood and it wanted to live off my bloody whole day. It did. Writing can sometimes be tough as it demands damn commitment. So the day that …

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My Village Secondary School

Post Views = 582Someone had the guts to equate my university to a village secondary school. Wait, he actually labelled it a village secondary school. Apparently, he posted it on a public forum asking other comrades what they thought, raising dust on a rainy day. I think if Facebook had the section of most popular hashtags like twitter, then #KaratinaUnithevillagesecskul …

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Back to business

Post Views = 608It feels great to be back. There is nothing mightier or sexier for a writer as coming back to his own home roost. Back home is where his spirit finds peace. Back home is where the tag ‘I belong’ makes deeper meaning than just an identity tag. Few days ago we blacked out. We have always blacked …

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Live or Die

Post Views = 770Being honest can sometimes get you killed. So people tend to hide behind mirrors of dishonesty to protect themselves from looking less virile or even from things unknown. A few years ago people were less paranoid, and did just more than just ask questions, not because they had less developed prefrontal nerves as psychology would argue- do …

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