I’m a collector of last words. The first last words I collected in my career itched under my young dog collar: “Fuck your white god. If he.” Death interrupted the man. Closed his life with that final full stop. He had seen it in the way my feet counted steps when I walked in that […]
It all started with tea. Heaven knows it started with the tea! That silent surge in my cup..
I waited a million years for you. Rivers rushed, crushed and parched, while I waited. Languages flourished and faded, while I waited. And then we met… and layers of endless time warped you and me into a pod …
We met on a bus. I got instantly attracted to him. It was a deep connection, something I couldn’t understand. I always thought he looked like one of my cousins, with whom I shared a grandfather who had roots in a village where this man is rooted. Just today I realised how much he looked […]
First they came for the activists and twitter personalities, They thrashed the striking students from the local universities, I did not speak out— Because I was not an activist. I did not like Jacob Juma anyway and the students threw stones at my car. Then they came for the CORD protestors shouting on the streets, […]
the library board is buying buses because mileage is the vital deprivation of the books the buses didn’t buy.