I am Fake!

All this talk about fake people around me can make one forget that I too am fake. I have to admit it but don’t get me wrong – I’m trying to be real so I can have something to be proud of. Being stuck in the middle of […]

Fake People.

So many of us spend anxious hours thinking that something we have never had is going to bring us into greener pastures. Failing to see that those who do have it spend sleepless hours trying to fight off the demons that come with it. I speak in such […]

Rubber Souls

I need those shoes with the rubber soles, they’re trendy, I think they’ll look cool. I could do with those shoes with the rubber soles to be flexible on any terrain. I need those shoes with the rubber soles, but I could do without a rubber soul, I […]

Working man.

What time is it? I don’t want to stay up too late again, it gets too tiring during the day when you don’t get enough rest at night. I learnt that lesson the hard way. This morning the boss woke up so early and I had to be […]

History

It is called History because it is His.Story! Who is he you ask? The Victor of course. Because he lives to paint the Picture. Dead men tell no Tales. They’re called tall Tales because they are Far from the Truth. Folktales because they’re told by Old folks. And […]

Old is Gold.

“This growing old is getting old I often find myself here thinking about the birds, the boats and past loves who flew away or started sinking” – Fun. But growing old means getting bold and understanding your pastures better, seeing the path that life has prepared before you […]

being! BLACK

Fifty shades of black. Light complexion, creamed perfection and Dark. Dark perceptions and bad expectations all leading to a bad black experience, no explanation for a forever damned nation – feels like a failed experiment. Nappy hair from top to bottom, a struggle to comb – it’s been […]

Kings Of Earth

Long ago there lived two Kings, the King of the North and the King of the South. Each of them ruled in his hemisphere and was happy with the way his Kingdom operated and how his subjects lived on the land. In time the Earth became too small […]

Greedy Power!

Power…Greed…More Power…More!!!! I need power for security, I need power for continuity, I need power in my community. Look how much I have to offer to this world, look how much wisdom I possess. This world needs a leader like Me, I can change this world and make […]

Sounds of Africa

Boom Boom! That’s the sound of the African drum! Mama and the ladies dance around the fire. Boom Boom! That’s the sound of the mine! Daddy and the Men shall go and dig for Diamonds. Boom Boom! That’s the sound of a bomb! Brother and the gents decided […]