I have stared at you more than once from the corner of my eye I have found myself smiling because you did I have watched you sip your drink, wipe your brow, turn the page and your eyes grow I have wondered about that About you What are you reading? What are you thinking? I…

Tastes of Salt

I make no noises

Tears are silent

And i have forgotten

Why they fall


I am awake again

I have been dreaming

There are tears in my eyes

Some of my favorite first episodes

It is a widely known fact that I will not any TV show that does not impress me on its first episode. Well actually, this fact is only known by me but I have been gaining a bit of weight and have become a bit wide so‚Ķsame difference. Anyway, I have heard people say that…

How to make money

Making money is pretty simple. I don’t do much of it but I figure I have this blog and a loud mouth so why not? That’s how it works right? The first thing you need, obviously, is paper. Most of the money in the world is made using paper. Coins exist too but we are…


A mother runs a mile, barefoot, looking for her child. She collects thorns. The soles of her feet bleed. She leaves bloody footprints on the dusty roads of kiambu. She calls out for little Tim. Silence. She pants. Her wound from the c-section hasn’t completely healed. Her breastfeeding girl Nyambura is home alone. She can…