Broken Nail

A thick line of blood draws itself up upon the darkly shaded ashy toenail. Anita holds her foot against her chest, not wanting to touch the broken piece of her toenail. She looks at the floor, next to the bed where blood has dripped and dropped, all over the wooden furnished floor of her apartment. … Continue reading Broken Nail

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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

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