articles

Voice of the unheard

Post Views = 2905 Betrayal is too kind a word to describe a situation in which a father says he loves his daughter but claims he must teach her about the horrors of the world in order to make her a stronger person; a situation in which he watches or participates in rituals that make her feel like she is …

Read More »

A chapter of my life

Post Views = 3528 It is extremely difficult to lead a simple life nowadays. Life has become more complicated, demanding and competitive that it has lost its zeal… I don’t know whether it is life that has lost the zeal or it is we who have made life difficult for ourselves because life is just life, we cannot affect it. …

Read More »

Is love really that complicated?

Post Views = 3679 Have you ever wondered why love has to be so full of conflict and strife? Love has always been described as a headache and a heart-breaking adventure. Most of the people involved will come from it with deep scars that they can never completely make disappear. And yet, we are always eager to go back and …

Read More »

The burden of love

Post Views = 2557 A year ago, I went to town to meet this girl I had admired for years. In my profession, I happen to meet a number of people, mostly women. I don’t exactly recall how I met her (not physically though) but it was way back in 2012 or 2013. Immediately I saw her photos, I knew …

Read More »

Of terrorism and conquest

Post Views = 4079 After close to four years of calm in urban areas, Al-Shabaab demonstrated its continued threat to peace in Kenya with the operation launched in an upscale apartment and restaurant complex in Nairobi. The gun, grenade and bomb assault will raise inevitable questions about why the country has been targeted successfully so many times over the last …

Read More »

Stories with feet

Post Views = 4481 I’d like to begin the year by narrating the shady things going on because no one is interested in my happiness anymore. Not even my lovely Elsie. Most people, including most of my relatives, want me to be miserable so that they can have things to talk about. For the longest period, I have come to …

Read More »