Catarina

The way this story ends is I end up in Barcelona, wondering how I can learn Spanish in 10 days, looking around this sunny seaside city in awe that somehow, my little unassuming...

Mama Cera

He’s back home and I don’t know what to tell him I never know what to tell him anymore Nothing I say helps Nothing I do makes a difference I look at the baby in the corner...

Nairobi Living

So here’s the hardest thing about living in Nairobi And I know I said it was the dating, in my last story But I think we all know what is actually the hardest thing about...

The bundle of joy

The thing is, I’m single again, and quite honestly, I don’t even believe it I say I’m single again like it happened last week, but it’s actually been an entire year since...

The WhiteCap Man

Many years ago in the roaring 60s, two men built an unlikely friendship Every night, the story goes, they would leave work and meet up for a pint, and everything else that comes...

Depth over distance

Some of the best stories ever written begin with so there is this girl, right and this one is one of those She moved into our neighborhood when I was in Class 7 She was my...

You did this

[I wrote this as part of the script for Too Early for Birds - Tom Mboya edition Written from the POV of a Luo man in 1969, the idea was to capture the (biased, yet legitimate)...

The place of ostriches

It is too early in this story to be telling lies, so allow me to accord this intro with the dignity of honesty; I lied  When I met Munyaka at some event in Riverside Drive and...

Phyllis

When I first met Phyllis, she belonged to my elder brother I had seen Nimrod with others before, so I knew this one was never going to last either And she didn’t Her best days...

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