SAINTLY SATURDAYS : ‘PENDO LA AJABU’ BY JEMIMAH THIONG’O

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Jemimah Thiong’o always feels like a mother. The one who will clean you up when the bully leaves you with a bloodied mouth. She hugs you when your first crush writes a note to your deskmate. Continue reading

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HIP THURSDAYS:’ISSUES-KANTAI’

kantai3Talent is very debatable. Talent is basically nascent and hasn’t been nurtured into what we call skill. Now skill is something on a different ball game. When people say you’re skilled at any trade you ply, get the paper towels out and let out that tear of honour. Am I skilled? Hell yes! I’ve been spotting skill ever since I was in two different life forms. How do you think I spotted my parents? Continue reading

WILDCARD WEDNESDAY: 5 MALE ARTISTS WHO RULED THE 90s

If you were born in the 90’s you are part of the quarter life crisis ,probably have two jobs and a side hustle. Depending on which side of the tracks you were born ; you either had cereal for breakfast and went to a private school or you carried a container with a sling to go spill on the class floor because because the dust was too much. Either way the 90’s rocked.

Here are the 5 male artists who made it worth our while. Continue reading

AFRO TUESDAYS:’RITWA RIAKU’-ERIC WAINAINA

Eric11His hair has changed many times throughout the years from a polite hair cut,to the rugged look,to dreadlocks and who knows maybe he will go bald?One thing however that has remained consistent with him is his music.Timeless.Patriotic.Romantic.By now you are probably wondering who this man is… Continue reading

MUSHY MONDAYS : ‘TABASAMU’ BY MERCY MYRA

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Anyone who has been to Nanyuki will confess how beautiful the place is. It was founded in 1907 by British settlers and it has grown to be a tourist attraction. It is a good place to raise children; quite , serene and green. Well , when I was thirteen we were driving back to Nairobi after Christmas festivities when a song from the road trip playlist came on. It struck a chord in me and I hang on every word , thinking to myself ‘Who could this genius be ?’ I prodded the designated driver to reveal the name of the artist and he said it was Continue reading