Pan Africanism has become part of my everyday life and I’ll admit that this new wave came over me this year when I started by devoting myself to reading 80% African authored books. A good start right? Over the past few months I’ve discovered that we (Africans) can write the shit out of literature and … Continue reading Five African Podcasts for Each Day of your Weekday
There’s a question someone in my house asked when I arrived home at 4am on Sunday morning. This same question that my mind was probably whispering to me as I purchased a ticket to the Chronixx concert that was soon to come. At the time it was “what’s taking you to a reggae concert?” and … Continue reading Chronology Tour meets Nairobi
After this weekend(more specifically 30/06/2018), I’ve realized that the concept of a luxurious Saturday has been well off my calendar for past and present events. Albeit a friend and I have this once-a-month thing where we go out for a random event over the weekend, it doesn’t live up to the sumptuous party I was … Continue reading JUNE, 2018
In one of the historical stories I came across while doing my research on the evolution of sports in East Africa, I realized that we’ve come a long way from the colonial era and the manifestation of the process began during colonial rule. I found that as much as a lot of sports were introduced … Continue reading MAY, 2018
And just like that, we’re five months into the year! It’s 30th April 2018 and I’m reflecting on this past month as well as the first quarter of the year. Writing has become more than a job to me. Reading is becoming a preferred habit for leisure. Nova (my afro) is blooming and her volume … Continue reading APRIL, 2018
Excuse me? Hello. Hi. I needed to preach today about Beyonce because .. Coachella, or better still, BEYCHELLA. I’m speaking this out loud as I type it because I want to say I’m speaking – as well as writing this for some girls, who share this opinion. Beyonce is a performer! Period. I’ve typed this … Continue reading GIRLS (AND GUYS) LOVE BEYONCE!
I’m thinking of a time when I had an altercation with my neighbour at the front of our gate. I’m not bitter about that moment as I write this because so much has happened since then, but let me share with you that moment. The details are still blurry – or perhaps that’s what I’m … Continue reading The Words