The Judas Perceptive

Today I attended my first lecture on criminal law and I fell deeply and irrevocably in love with what I’m doing with my life. I would love to compliment the lecturer in the way he taught it since that made all the difference but I’d prefer to share what made me tinge. If you were…

Pascal,Pollination,Archimedes and Food

In these early days of the unusually long and financially dry January I would be inclined to write of clichés very much like the broke ness of this month but the fact that my younger sibling just complete his fourth year of high school gave me more tales to awe you and to give you…

I NEED A LAWYER TO GET TO HEAVEN

I am a Christian who’s deeply and irrevocably in love with a particular Muslim girl. We are not sure what to believe we all think we’ll go to heaven, or at least that’s what my pastor and her sheikh made us believe. As karma would have it, society frowns upon our relationship. Every single aspect…

BUMBLEBEES ARE NOT ACTUAL BEES

I really feel like I owe my devoted readers an apology and a box of chocolates for ghosting out like a boy who’d accidentally made her girlfriend pregnant. Well let’s all say that might have happened and we go back to listen to me whine about young life and all its mysteries. Do you ever…

If I’d write you songs to make you fall in love…

When I was little, I loved reading great classics by Charles Dickens, Mark Twain, Robert Louis Stevenson and all the greatest writers who ever lived. Reading these books inspired me. They made me laugh (Barbara Kimenye) and cry. They made me create a little world in my mind. These books offered me the best company…

SEX

“Ask your teacher”, “Am busy”, “You will learn after school”, “We don’t say that here”, silence…..”I see you are curious now, eh? Must be that Michael boy you hang out with”, “More silence….. Those were the responses easily shoved at our young inquisitive minds trying to peer beyond our African homes. If you responded with…

Honest lies

I’ve never known her name. I wish I did. It never occurred to either of us that circumstances would lead us to need the very thing we both ran away from. Each other. We were teenagers stupid and senseless. This story already seems like it’s leading to sex. Oh how I wish it did. As…