May ‘20

Writing May’s monthly gratitude list was difficult. My anger loathed the process of finding joy through thanksgiving. However, I encouraged myself to lean on Alex Elle’s prompt to accommodate dualities by “looking at the the things that hurt, heal and challenge us with a different/dual lens” and come up with at least 10 highlights from…

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March ‘20

March catfished me y’all! She told me things in February, yaani! She said we were going to explore all of Nairobi’s restaurants for my birthdays (there are 31 birthdays in a 25th birthmonth – it is just science!)  then visit New York for the first time then say a proper goodbye to Johannesburg all while graduating then…

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October ’16

Ah! These last two months have been tough especially with the unstable situation on campus. There was so much to do in so little time, so much fear, so much trauma but hey! I am alive and only four days late to write about my thankings (last month I was the whole 31 days late).…

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August ’16

August was really tough…there were two burials and school was really stressful. However, it was also full of blessings like: South Africa’s official women’s month and all the events that came with it; finding a sacred place; writing and reading  more; road trip to Gaborone; many new beginnings for close friends and support from friends……

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June ’16

I remember when knowing the number of days each month has was like how knowing each brick position is now…We would hold out a fist and sijui 31 would be the mountains and 30 would be the valleys with February’s exception…then came the song “Thirty days have September, April, June and November…” Just sang that…

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April ’16

Rebirth! Rebirth! April has been the realisation that I will never stop growing and never stop having truths find their full meanings in me! If I could…oh I can…I call April 2016 the Lemonade Month! it was deeper sisterhood bonds, amazing family time and full of praying, slaying and playing moments. I am grateful! Here…

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