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Lessons from Leicester City

The English Premier league came to a close yesterday and I’ve been fortunate to witness what every pundit has referred to as “The greatest story ever told”. Leicester City proved doubters wrong by shocking all …

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Life’s Pleasures

Yesterday night, I was blessed to attend my sweet friend Brenda’s birthday (she’s the one on the left looking all va-va-voom along with our friend Claire). Her birthday is always one of those I look …

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What this country needs now is healing

The sudden death of Jacob Juma last night made me pause and reflect. The manner in which it was executed made it even more baffling. I stared at images of his bullet riddled Mercedes in …

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The week that was!

A lot happened this past week that got me reflecting on life. My heart broke for the Huruma tragedy victims . It reminded me that life is so fragile and no day is promised. It reminded …

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Labour Day Edition

For most people, today and tomorrow will mean much welcome days off work. But the question is why is it called Labour Day? It’s a day set aside to pay tribute to working men and …

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The Beauty of Poetry

I love poetry hence I find myself reading it a lot. I find it healing, illuminating, inspiring and sometimes comforting. It has a way of uncovering to me things that I didn’t know existed . …

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My Troubled Relationship with Time

Today marks the end of April and I find that somewhat terrifying. I don’t know if it’s just me but everything seems to be happening so fast. Time is really flyyyyiiiing. I  have always had …

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Transformation

As I write this, I am just amused at the current weather here in Nairobi. Just a few hours ago, it was raining cats and dogs then all of a sudden I can see the …