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MY THOUGHTS ON HEARTBREAKS

Everyone gets their heart broken at some point in life. It’s not a good experience but it’s an experience we have all had to deal with in life. How one chooses to deal with it is what makes or breaks them. NB.. I am not a relationship coach . I am writing from my perspective […]

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WRAPPING UP MY 20’S.

My being alive and healthy today is as a result of none other than the almighty God. I’ll forever be grateful to you, God. Happy birthday to myself. On my special day, I wish myself happiness and great accomplishments in the coming year.

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GRATEFUL

It’s funny how ungrateful I can be sometimes (well, it’s not really funny), I am not happy today. I have been whining about how far my place is from work, how bad the road is, how tired I am of eating ugali and rice, blah blah blah… As I am walking across the  Jomo Kenyatta […]

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Dear Diary

It’s 10:32 am. A beautiful but cold Sunday morning. The weather is bleak. This is my kind of weather, it’s good for makeup too. The sky is a bit dull, covered with dark clouds and the sun struggling to find it’s way to the earth. I am awed . The space above us, closest to […]

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NIGHTS LIKE THIS

I want to look you in the eye and explain my past
I want to be mad at you, for not seeing the pain
Or rather for seeing and choosing to ignore.
I want to look you in the eye and explain the haunting images
But I’ve got skin to cover all my thoughts and pain.

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WHO AM I ?

My name is Malika. A name I hated back then because it means funeral where I was brought up and my peers loved to remind me that I am ” funeral”. My Darling father loved to remind me that the meaning of my name is winner. I remember vaguely him saying the word ” Navalika” […]

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TAKING STOCK OF KINDNESS

Dear reader, Would you take a moment to answer these questions? Be honest with yourself. Have a Fruitful April. What act or gesture of kindness did I do recently? What is one thing I can do today that will stretch my heart a bit wider? What does a meaningful life mean to me? If I […]

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