Back to reality. So, when you have a low paying job, pilling bills, a rising cost of living, rising taxes, and broken dreams all calling for your attention, you have to come up with smart ways of living.
Life is hard and that often-told-narrative of go to school, get good grades and then find a good job is a hoax. A truth that will take you about 3 years after uni to discover.
I know, it’s been a while but honestly, sometimes stories just refuse to trickle down to the fingers and while that sounds like an excuse, it is quite frustrating. Anyway, while I have been away, I have taken time to try and tick off some things on my new year’s goals. Of course, the peanuts… Continue reading Chasing the Next Hill…
You see, moving out is not the easiest thing to do. It is the adult thing to do. It is the fun thing to do past 25 and it is definitely the making-my-own-moves thing to do but it is not the easiest by any standards.
Over the weekend, I went for a hike to Olorgesailie Hill in Magadi area. Apart from being hot, the hike was amazing and the views were simply to die for. Predictably, the hike ended late in the evening and we were getting downhill at around 7:00pm. Now, if you have ever been to Olorgesailie, you… Continue reading Human-Animals
As you may all know, I have been receiving a lot of unsolicited help from friends and family on that little matter of getting a husband. From hookups to random introductions to the good old way of prayers, this whole exercise has become a serious issue. I mean, I appreciate it but I wish someone… Continue reading Aborted Date
The date was a random Sato afternoon in the middle of April. She made sure to pick out my wardrobe for the day because according to her, it wasn’t beyond me to kill the possibility of something good by wearing drab clothes.
I watched in horror and utter disbelief as images and videos were uploaded on social of kids in various stages of dumbfuckery or to be socialy correct dumbfoolery. When did stupidity and social bafoonery become so acceptable that we let our children expose their nudity without so much as a second thought? When did it… Continue reading #IfikieWazazi
They say that life is about appreciating the small things but if we are to be honest with ourselves, we all want the big things. A bigger house, car, job, family, or even a grand holiday would be nice but seeing as our hearts feed on what you give them, we choose to believe that… Continue reading Small Joys
Ask yourself, if that job ended today, what would you be? Go out there and be more, do more, and enjoy life. Afterall, you don’t see Bill Gates introducing himself as a billionaire.