Monthly Archives: January 2011

Folie a Deux

When I was 8 years old, my dad bought me a bicycle. It was not in any way extraordinary. It didn’t have the water bottle holding thingamajig, it couldn’t monitor my heart rate and it most certainly didn’t have gizmos … Continue reading

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Minority’s Report

It started with a Hi, as do most AA meetings. Always start with a Hi. It is ambitious questions like ‘How are you?’ or ‘Have you been?’ that are open to abuse. You ask an innocent question like that and … Continue reading

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Going to Boston

On a cold winter Tuesday in October of last year(ok, it was sunny as hell but I’ve always wanted to say that), I sat down with two friends at The Mug, one of the increasingly many Somali-owned restaurants in Nairobi. … Continue reading

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