Sunday, August 25, 2019

The lonely and at times pitiable lives of Africans in Diaspora

By Silas Nyanchwani A Ugandan friend currently studying in an exclusively White college in the North East of the United States wrote me a long...

First 42: Choosing The Sex

By Nancy Cherotich If at the point of conception I would have a say on what sex the child I am carrying would be, I...

First 42: My Favorite Position.

My sleeping pattern has become erratic. Not because I suffer from amnesia, but because getting a comfortable sleeping position is getting harder by the...

First 42: Breaking News To My Son That Mom Is Expectant

By Nancy Cherotich One of the most interesting and hilarious things so far has been the reaction I have been getting from some of the...

Meet Gwada Ogot; The Kenyan Presidential aspirant who wants Use of Marijuana Legalized

By Silas Nyanchwani Gwada Ogot wants to be elected president of Kenya. He also wants more. A few years ago, former Republican Presidential hopeful Ron...

First 42: Getting The News And An Incurable Laziness

By Nancy Cherotich This is about my pregnancy journey that I am calling “My first 42” and every week I will blog about my experience...

The Deliberate and Witting Sanitization of the Assassination of Tom Mboya.

By Washington Osiro They say that “history is written by the victors” and this past July 5 was no different. This month marks forty-nine years since...

My First 42: Anxiety Sets In

I am exhausted. Every day I keep looking out for signs that I am in labor. I still have some more time before my...

My First 42: Though Shall Colic Stay Away

I started shopping as early as I could when I got pregnant with my first born. I could not help myself. I sometimes woke...

Let’s talk about Toxic Kenyan Girlfriends/Wives

By Silas Nyanchwani How come we never talk about toxic girlfriends or wives? Every day, I meet men who are really suffering in the hands...