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The unusual job; One million, in cash!

Post Views = 710On Monday I went to town to meet a friend. A schoolmate in fact who graduated a year before me. This chic had whatsapped me the previous night asking me if I was available for some opportunity. In this Kenya just know one thing, opportunities that you’re called for using WhatsApp sometimes ain’t what you’re specifically looking …

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The ‘Ministry of Education’ hoky-poky

Post Views = 785My misery with the ministry of education started sometimes back in the month of March when I saw this seductive poster going viral on Facebook communicating to us that the ministry of education was in need of innumerable data entry clerks. Word has it that a number of youths were highly beguiled by this poster that contained …

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The transition

Post Views = 655I was travelling from Karatina to Nairobi on Monday. For the last time I had to look back with a sore eye, to the place I had called home away from home for close to five years. In those years, I never conceived of such a day to greet me with wide grins. The love and the …

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Feelings without a name

Post Views = 804It was around seven in the morning. I sat on the balcony facing the east where yellow embers of the sun were beginning to flicker. Sitting at that very same spot gave me immense joy. From here, I could watch the entire neighbourhood, as well as the city far away. It always felt pleasurable taking in the …

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Of hardworking men and gay things

Post Views = 1762There is a big game going down. It’s on a Sunday evening and we all feel lethargic, except for the thought of the Manu-Arsenal game that is on the count- an hour to go. In the house, there is a cousin of mine with his wife who’s very pregnant, another cousin who is a sibling to the …

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Where shall we go?

Post Views = 659Where should we go, we who meander in this no man’s land looking for better selves? Where might we go, we who have gone in and out of similar courses each day? What should we wear, we who have strolled exposed now that we have depleted all designs? What should we sing, we who have sang and …

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