Tag Archives: life

Making Lemonade

“The president is dead!!” someone whispered. “What?” Jane asked. And then she wished she hadn’t.  See, the President-Jomo Kenyatta-wasn’t supposed to die or at least, one wasn’t supposed to imagine his death. It was treasonable. And yet, as if defying … 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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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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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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