October 21, 2017

Leisure
  • Horizon: A Stolen Boyhood 17

    By Mwangi Macharia The walk home was fun. Mr Mukandi held my hand. He kept encouraging me. Once in a whil ...

    By Mwangi Macharia The walk home was fun. Mr Mukandi held my hand. He kept encouraging me. Once in a while he gave me a short story and derived a moral lesson from it. At least for once in my life I f ...

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  • Kuhifadhi Kilicho Chako

    Mwandishi: Florence Chanya Miongoni mwa walimbwende ilikuwa rahisi mno kumtambua Zuhura. Binti huyo alium ...

    Mwandishi: Florence Chanya Miongoni mwa walimbwende ilikuwa rahisi mno kumtambua Zuhura. Binti huyo aliumbwa akaumbika; macho ya chawa, shingo la upanga, umbo la mkatiko wa nambari nane na miguu iliyo ...

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  • Pocket Square Confidential: Nightmare

    She’s been broken and even she doesn’t know where to begin finding the pieces. He doesn’t know either. Th ...

    She’s been broken and even she doesn’t know where to begin finding the pieces. He doesn’t know either. The wind blows at them but it doesn’t blow the pain and confusion away. “Let’s go inside.” “I can ...

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  • Peplum Diary: Boys Are Stupid

    She looks at the young lady and can feel something’s not right. But she doesn’t know where to begin so sh ...

    She looks at the young lady and can feel something’s not right. But she doesn’t know where to begin so she stands and stares out of the window. “Can I ask you something?” “Sure, go ahead.” “Is there s ...

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  • Horizon: A Stolen Boyhood 16

    By Mwangi Macharia I could not let the silence continue. It was weighing me down Papa. I no longer saw Mr ...

    By Mwangi Macharia I could not let the silence continue. It was weighing me down Papa. I no longer saw Mr Mukandi nor hear his name being mentioned. It was sacrilegious even to think of him. This was ...

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  • Pocket Square Confidential: She’s Broken

    “He raped me.” They all stare at her, gob smacked. She sits by the sink, eyes cast shamefully on the tile ...

    “He raped me.” They all stare at her, gob smacked. She sits by the sink, eyes cast shamefully on the tiled floor. Her hair falls over her face, a curtain to hide her face from the world. She wraps her ...

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  • Peplum Diary: What’s Wrong with This Tall Girl?

    Martin picks the pieces from the floor but lingers before turning the screen to reveal the real damage. H ...

    Martin picks the pieces from the floor but lingers before turning the screen to reveal the real damage. Her hands remain over her mouth as he holds the device suggestively towards her. The sole crack ...

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  • Jukumu la Baba kwa Mabinti

    Imetafsiriwa na; FLORENCE CHANYA MWAITA Mara si haba kina baba wanaonekana kama mfano bora kwa wavulana w ...

    Imetafsiriwa na; FLORENCE CHANYA MWAITA Mara si haba kina baba wanaonekana kama mfano bora kwa wavulana wao na wanasemekana kuwa nguzo muhimu katika maendeleo na ukomavu wa maghulamu yao toka utotoni ...

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  • Pocket Square Confidential: He Raped Me

    By George Ojema His body feels hot despite the obvious cold and for an unexplained reason his hand is fol ...

    By George Ojema His body feels hot despite the obvious cold and for an unexplained reason his hand is folded into a fist. “I think she said no” The teenage hoodlum wheels about and the whites of their ...

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  • Peplum Diary: Slave to Emotion

    Hi. It stares back at her from the small screen. It’s the hundredth time she’s looked at the damned devic ...

    Hi. It stares back at her from the small screen. It’s the hundredth time she’s looked at the damned device since she woke up on the sofa. Even then she had hoped there would be a response but the soli ...

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