Monthly Archives: September 2010

Rage; a moment

Our life is a sum total of all our experiences. It is the experiences that we encounter in our life journey that make us what we become. Let’s drop that line of thought because to be honest, I was trying … Continue reading

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Communication skills 101

Now I would like to warn you that despite the title of this post, you will learn very little. This is not a class damn it! You are not going to learn how to write CVs or love letters. And … Continue reading

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No classes

It rained like hell that day; the day they buried Dan. The people present, most of them Nairobians, did what they are known to do at the slightest sign of rain; they ran like hell. They ran helter-skelter, they ran … Continue reading

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Au Contraire

You must know Che, Che Guevara. Anyone worth their salt knows him. Or at least, has heard of him. No? Come on, he is everywhere, on mugs, t-shirts, books, Wikipedia, on this blog, body parts (in the form of tattoos). … Continue reading

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The Wedding

The first call came in a few minutes to 11, 11 Am. And just like that, a rendezvous that had been set for 11 AM was moved to 11.30. Nobody complained. I made the second call, at 12:30 PM, one … Continue reading

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These people….primary school edition

Life is a journey, a pilgrimage; one whose beginning, is debated by the pro-life and the pro-choice but whose end is hushed about out of choice. The thing with journeys is that you’ll come across people, all kinds of people.  … Continue reading

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you.them.life

You go to school together, classmates You work together, colleagues You spend time together, friends You know them, people You hang out, fun You get in trouble, shit You tell your friends, share You expect them to be there, care … Continue reading

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