During the holidays an errand saw me visit one of the busy market centers in the western part of Kenya. The place reeks of struggle. Men, women and even kids keen on making ends meet. A large number of motorcycles, providing a popular means of transport for the residents, leaves you with the thoughts … Continue reading It’s All About Minding Your Business
They say it’s a world of opposites. I couldn’t agree more. All manner of opposites present themselves once you take a critical look at the levels of socio-economic status of various people all over the world. Generally we have three levels; low, middle and high. Human beings look at the world differently. Have you ever … Continue reading A World of Opposites
8 am. I am seated having breakfast outside the house. The weariness of the previous night, got from the activities in my dreams or turning several times on my bed (I don’t know which) still with me. I watch as some small birds (never really known their name), which have built their nests on the … Continue reading Sometimes, Care Less!
The past few weeks has seen Kenyan media houses feed its audiences with trash. It was really shocking for them to keep on demonizing gambling day in day out saying it was promoting bad morals and hindering personal development. The last time I checked gambling is as old as prostitution. Some corrupt politicians were even … Continue reading The Struggles within our ‘very important little worlds’
When two great football teams known for their fierce rivalry lock horns many people usually follow with interest to see which will come on top. You will have a hard time convincing their fans that chances of their team winning are slim. This is normal. Nobody loves losing. The two teams get on the pitch … Continue reading KENYA~A NATION CRIPPLED BY PSYCHOPATHS
The phrase ‘The end justifies the means’ was made popular by Niccolo Machiavelli in his book The Prince. He advises that political leaders should focus more on results than on how to attain those results. It’s quite interesting to note that he said it’s better to be feared than to be loved. His idea of … Continue reading What Makes Us Human?
There are some experiences that we all always think we’re immune against. Somehow in our minds we feel that it can’t and won’t happen to us. Then ‘boom!’ it happens and suddenly you feel that it would be better if the world opened up and swallowed you never to be seen on the … Continue reading Picking Up the Broken Pieces
I was chatting with friends the other day and we got to the topic of talents. One of my friends didn’t was stressed about not having discovered his God-Given talent. It’s is actually a contentious issue. What we must acknowledge is that we are not all the same. Some people will discover their talents … Continue reading Are You Talented?
Isn’t it great to be rich? I do not know what your answer is but I know that 75% of people want to be rich. Every day of our lives, we (those who are not wealthy-the middle class and the low class) we yearn for wealth and hope that we will one day get rich. … Continue reading If i could buy that lifestyle
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