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All the world is a stage…

My Life is a Tragedy. Whatever I do, I can’t seem to get it out of Drama mode into Romantic Comedy mode, and I’m getting sick of it. This is Day 2 of the Feeling Better stage of my last cold –I know this because I’ve been up most of the day, have managed to … Continue reading

It’s Over…

Eved as I wride dis, I amb suwounded by tishues, hab-full bugs ob lebon-honey tea, hab a throbbig headech, and amb feeling generally burderous. I HADE beig ILL… For those of you who don’t know, it’s ‘Winter’ in Nairobi, and I have fallen victim to her in big style. Indeed, not even my own mother … Continue reading

Irreconcilable Differences

A term only slightly less shady than ‘Fraud’, ‘Irreconcilable Differences’ seems to be the most popularly cited reason for divorce in America. Though it is a blanket term, I would be quite happy to accept it –it if weren’t used for marriages that have lasted up to and past a decade. Within a month of … Continue reading

He Said, She Said

As if to rub in my latest foolish romantic indiscretions, Fate brought me the film “He Said She Said” a few evenings ago, an old movie starring Elizabeth Perkins in full Rosebud mode, and the ever delightful Kevin Bacon (whose sexiness is strangely unmarred by the ‘open’ nose that, I’ve always believed, rightly belongs only … Continue reading

Wangu Wa Makeri

Some of you may know that Kenya will soon face its general elections (due this year, but may take place next year… you know, African time and manigences etc.) Anyway, there will be a single viable and worthy female candidate standing for the presidency –Ms Martha Karua, a lawyer and occasionally official political figure nicknamed … Continue reading

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