How I fell in love with hiking

Dreams,goals and hopes. That was how my third year started. On a very high note. I wanted to open my NGO in the near future. I planned on traveling more. I wanted to be financially independent. We had plans with my then boyfriend. And all those things required some amount of money. My pocket moneyContinue reading “How I fell in love with hiking”

We fight while you sit and wait to collect our prize

As i’m taken through the an eighth of the farm that is on this side i cannot help but wonder how much of land a single family can own. Acres upon acres of fertile land in a rainy place amount to millions of shillings today. Yet none of the families that have inherited the landContinue reading “We fight while you sit and wait to collect our prize”

My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?

Jesus died for me, that I understood from when I was young. He died to take away my sins. I got born again on the eighteenth of October 2003. I was eight years old by then. I did not completely understand all this salvation business but what I knew was enough to make the littleContinue reading “My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?”


In my quest to read African books and specifically Kenyan books, i came across some of the popular writers such as Meja Mwangi, David Maillu, Margaret Ogola, Grace Ogot and Ngugi wa Thiong’o. I love the fact that some of these books one can read in one sitting. With time I’ll be sharing my reviewsContinue reading “Book review: STRIVING FOR THE WIND”