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Religion: The opium of the people.

Post Views = 3149I was recently engaged in a very heated debate over which religion is the true religion. Now, I cannot exactly tell you which one is ‘the true religion’ but I can tell you that such discussions happen to be very mind blowing and enlightening in ways one could never have imagined. Consequently, out of curiosity and thirst …

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The Paradox of Life

Post Views = 1867YOLO is the motto of this generation. We, the youngsters, have glorified “living in the moment”. Yet, many, even most, of us spend too much time worrying in order to have a better future. Right from the time we enter our teenage, we start worrying. We worry about getting good grades and excelling in extracurricular or getting …

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One day in the life

Post Views = 1863Benz and I trickle into a lousy joint along Luthuli Avenue at around 1 pm. The joint is annexed to the corner, facing two shops because it occupies a bigger space. The size of it could make a one bedroom crib in Roysambu with the toilet and shower squeezed into one small room. This means that your …

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Trophy love

Post Views = 2648My wanderlust leads me to the North this time. I am a traveler of our times who never owned a real passport or money to improve his own jagged life. At 26, I have travelled to more than 18 countries all over the world- doing things that won’t influence anyone’s life positively. I am forced to travel. …

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Going with the flow

Post Views = 3485I have been away for a while engaging laziness in an unfathomable way. I would have loved to come back here and tell you how exciting my life has been in the last couple of weeks but alas! I cannot because there hasn’t been anything exciting. I have been cuddling with laziness and suffocating in an immense …

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Of daughters and baby sitting

Post Views = 3830I didn’t manage to write anything on this blog last Wednesday but one. It pained me even as I sat in Java Ngong Road sipping my coffee quietly. I was having a very special guest, seated across the table having a mug of blended juice. I couldn’t understand why she took juice during such a nippy weather. …

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