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Of YALI moments, and the nights we never rolled over peacefully

Post Views = 6003The first day looks like we landed on the moon from different countries. And from our space gear, we salute each other and try to get to know each other. We forget our mission momentarily and have a seat on the rocky surfaces of the moon, unsure of what our excursion will look like. We trade banters …

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A conversation with self

Post Views = 7919 There was a man I knew when I was growing up. He came from my village, in the deepest thighs of Kisii land. Same age and height, complexion and the nasty look finished his appearance off. He was the exact copy of me. You see I knew him since I was young. His mother passed on …

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Bambi

Post Views = 8964There is a slow music from Jidena, filtering calmly from the background as he sings of Bambi, the love of his life. It is a beautiful song, and for anyone who appreciates music and its magnificence will stay still and drench themselves in the music because it is a song you have to feel. After that then …

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Those Who Did me Wrong

Post Views = 7427She looked at her daughter who looked right back at her. Had she been teaching her the right kind of lessons? It’s only a matter of time before she left her protective wing and learn to fly on her own. It was in the year I finished high school. I among all the other leavers were in …

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Yogaman

Post Views = 1932It is in the evening of 12th, on a warm Sunday. Ruling inside of me is this anxiety that nothing can kill, pushing me to the edge of fretfulness because that’s what anxiety does to people. I cannot stay at one spot, or even think clearly; everything seems to move gradually, in a way that irritates me …

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The Final Straw

Post Views = 798The invention and recent release of the sex robot has caused a furore on social media. Netizens and meme creators are at it. The buzz will die out very soon. Most likely with the end of this Njaanuary BS you Kenyans propagate yearly. We have finally done it! Who do women think they are flossing around with …

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