“Mama, would you consider offering your expertise as a teacher? There are a lot of organisations and school boards in need of your expertise.” “I am tired, I was a teacher for over 30 years, I don’t really want to engage in anything in that area anymore.” “How about going back to running the orphans
I have been avoiding writing for two days. My work is writing, but I tend to run away from writing that involves my personal reflection. That’s what all these blog posts are really; personal reflection packaged in various shapes – flash fiction, commentary, articles…whatever, I feel I share in the written word. Most of the
For six weeks my only source of entertainment was Netflix. It was peaceful, I would get occasional news from friends’ comments on Facebook and Whatsapp, which was easy to dismiss. I also didn’t commute that much and never paid much attention to the newspapers. I built my bubble. I liked my bubble; I could afford
2017 has been a very interesting year of self-discovery; learning what I like, what I don’t like and what I’m worth as a person. As I was taking this journey I came across these two phenomenal books that really helped me learn more about myself. ROADMAP by Roadtrip Nation Roadmap transformed my life’s outlook. It
I had an interesting conversation yesterday with my best friend and an amazing new friend, Wawira. The meeting was a business discussion that soon evolved into a conversation about life and a new concept I am learning from the book Roadmap, called Self Construction. Self construction is all about defining your life’s path your way,
I teach English and journalism in a local college in the Nairobi, CBD. I do have loads of fun in class. I believe hanging around younger people keeps me young. I had become a jaded and apathetic adult. It amazes me how fast you get there. It took me just 5 years to get there.