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The Final Straw

Post Views = 801The 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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The Motorcycles Downside

Post Views = 288You can call me a law abiding citizen. I check the road left, right then left again before crossing the road. Pedestrian crossing or otherwise. I read the red, green and orange lights wherever present. I am the type to wait for a thousand cars to pass before looking out for a decent personal car that will …

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The Affair: Part Three

Post Views = 807Minutes turned into hours, hours into days, days into weeks and weeks into an unexplained void of nothingness inside me; trying to reach out to the healing power of catharsis but nothing to show for it. I attributed the lack of healing to my moral corruption as Immanuel Kant would have it. I remembered his book; the …

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Please Please Marry Me!

Post Views = 431Marriage is hard. Those who have managed to stay together a few years can affirm that. It requires strength, commitment, love and great sex. The latter can break you apart all other qualities notwithstanding. It is a process. You do not wake up one day and decide you want to walk the journey of holy matrimony. You …

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Zero Hour

Post Views = 191Timing is something that I can never get quite right especially when it comes to relationships. I have met the girl of my dreams the month before she left to go study abroad; formed an incredibly close friendship with an attractive lady who happened to be taken; met another one but she was too outgoing; fell in …

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The Life She Lives

Post Views = 451“Fridah has finally found someone who is all about her. They are going to get married soon.” She squeals. “Wow! I’m happy for her.” I respond uninterestedly.   In my mind, I’m thinking what plans she has for herself. At 27, with child, an absentee father to her now 4 year old daughter. Isn’t the ultimate role …

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