Breathe

Lisa raised her toes lightly, one after the other, as she seemed to move closer and closer towards the bathroom door. She wanted to hear what was going on with Rick inside the bathroom. She slithered closer and closer to the bathroom door, and got close enough to touch the fine white finish of the … Continue reading Breathe

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No Know

“Hello…” Wiko started, stifling a chuckle as he held the phone onto his ear. It was too big for him so he had to place one hand under the phone so that he did hot drop it. He looked at Benja who was biting his fingers in anxiety. They both waited for a voice to … Continue reading No Know

Mweni’s To do List on Being a typical Kenyan No. 2: Pesa otas nigga! 

  Why do coins,  when all they do in your pocket is make noise like clickity-clack!# She gets lucky sometimes. A man walks out of a bus and drops the loose change in her arm. But at other times, she wonders. If something happened. She overhears such stories from people. It is a skill that … Continue reading Mweni’s To do List on Being a typical Kenyan No. 2: Pesa otas nigga! 

Mweni’s To do List on Being a typical Kenyan No. 1: Don’t follow your dreams

Don’t follow your dreams because they are paths straight to suffering and despicable poverty. And you will pay lots of cash and take crazy loans (This is to say that you will sign your death warrant) before your song is just aired on radio or your book is even considered for publication. The drops of … Continue reading Mweni’s To do List on Being a typical Kenyan No. 1: Don’t follow your dreams