Category: Life & People

Baba

Baba

He had been sober for 10 years. A fixer for many, you needed your accounts balanced, he was the man, you needed…

@20

@20

I was born on January 3rd 1999, same night that my Uncle Mbugua died. According to some relatives I should have been…

Confidence in a shoe

Confidence in a shoe

I bought a pair of heels at night. You know the ones hawkers wash and display at night to create a facade…

A tètè-a-tètè

A tètè-a-tètè

There is no greater joy than the feeling of unclasping your bra at the end of the day and throwing it randomly…

The metal box

The metal box

It’s a devil’s playground; Juja, with scorching heat, every inch of clothing hot and sticky and the wind occasionally stirring up the…

Drunk honesty

Drunk honesty

I met him in a Nairobi bound matatu from muranga,having been asleep when I boarded ,I was awakened by the turbulence of…

Icebreaker

Icebreaker

  It was early  Wednesday morning when he casually strolled into the class,over sized jacket and black leather bag.He was a calm…