Two thoughts kept nagging my brain every time I scratched my body. First one: pricking the skin with a needle will cause bleeding, why isn’t the case with a bedbug bite? Kimutwe came to my aid; mosquitoes, fleas, bedbugs have a magical way of opening the vein and closing it down after feasting on you. … Continue reading Bedbugs and then a giant bedbug
Wisdom is wealth and one way of acquiring it is learning from the wise. Below are quotes to challenge and to inspire you. ‘A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.’ Lao Tzu ‘A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete … Continue reading Quotes for a better you.
A man asked God to show him how heaven and hell look. God took him to a room in which a group of men sat around a pot of soup. Each man had a spoon tied to his hand but alas, the spoon was too long for one to deliver soup to one’s mouth. Consequently, … Continue reading Of Heaven and Hell
@Wizard #5. Ladies and gentlemen, as waited either to migrate to Canaan or to remain in Kenya I got a ‘eureka’ moment. According to a Greek by the name Archimedes, a eureka moment visits you when you discover that as you dive into a karai full of water some water takes refuge outside the karai. … Continue reading 2022 here I come!
I was enjoying ugali madodo when this story came to mind (I must have read it somewhere years ago). There once lived a king. He was barren and aged so he organized a contest to pick his successor. Five boys made the shortlist. Each was given a bean seed with instructions to sow and … Continue reading The Bean Seed
How many people do you feel you know well yet you’ve never met? Allow me to steal your thunder; Unye, Tinga, Hustler #1, H2Omelon… if these names are missing from your list you either live under a rock or outside Kenya. Most likely you’ll proceed to mention the pentagon, some governors, late politicians … Continue reading Of Names and Numbers
...For anyone who likes reading mysteries to try and solve it before the main characters, this is one for you.... Mike Sanse is a down-on-his-luck, and often drunk, private detective. He was once one of the best on the force but matters changed that and he is now eking out a living drawing upon … Continue reading Review of The Lollipop Flew Away on Bookangel
Never Say Never is a compelling story of a teenager's quest for education under the most difficult conditions. Daniel Muthini Njoki, the son of a poor, single mother, is arrested and taken to a remand home in Murang'a, then to Getathuru Reception Centre. He is subsequently transferred to other approved schools: Kericho, Othaya, and finally … Continue reading Never say Never