Well, hello Friday! So, if you’ve been keeping up with my words then you are probably wondering where the next installment of 10 Reasons Why is, and you are right. You’ll read about Joyce and Javans’ adventure tomorrow-I for one, would love to know what will happen in Kereita forest. However, let’s take a look … More Updates on this life
Hello Friday! I have been looking forward to this day for two reasons: I finally get to share the second issue of Nilichoandika magazine. I can sit back and work on the draft I’ve written this week. Writing has been a thrill, but what’s been better has been listening to new music albums and reading books. … More Updates on the writing life
Hello Monday! Is there any #NanoWrimo2017 participant freaking out because it’s three days to the end of November? So, yesterday I went to the market and got my favorite things: Tamarind ( I used it to make some sauce for the fries), mangoes, lemons and of course the irish potatoes for making the fries! I … More Writing and reading updates
I had no intention of leaving the house yesterday. I woke up and washed my clothes which in this case happened to be: my blue smurfs pajama pants, two pairs of black stocking, an orange tee-shirt and one floral bedsheet. I knew the day had more in store for me, but I was stuck in … More What’s in my bag and snippets of advice from the market
The art of spinning a tale has eluded me for a while now. Like smoke off a cigarette butt, it is caressed by the wind and vanishes unaware of my sorrows. I thought about it at 4am sitting on the cold cement floor in my bedroom, one leg stretched out to accept the cold and … More For a while now
I love good music. I love listening to music, and there’s nothing like a song to describe how you feel or get the kind of mood you’re in. The sound of the drums were heard in Africa, and long before our ancestors danced under the moonlight or celebrated festivals, they also blew horns to send … More My African playlist: Ten songs I’m listening to right now.
I shared a list sometime back, do you remember? I can cross out numbers 5, 6, and 10! As for number one, am currently on it- got to page 15 of “The Help.” However, I found out something about making lists…you are tempted to complete them. If you manage to complete one task, you find … More Why it’s good to challenge yourself…and complete stuff on that to do list.