the Rubbish Robber

People who are crazy enough to think they can change the World, are the ones who do. Rob Siltanen This is not a post about how I wow and dazzle the ladies with my charming ways. It is not a post of my adventures as a naughty child. Nor is it a post of how…

Musings from a lover lost his love.

Do not call the forest that shelters you a jungle. So much has happened since last we saw each other I am not the same boy who used to many a game play with you Smiling in the wind blind to dangers that seek to grind our bones to dust. So much has happened since…

Anthem to Gang Walikan

Greetings everyone. Hope you are all having as fantastic a day as I am. Today I was surfing the waves on YouTube when I came across a piece of mine I’d not thought about for a while. Many of you might not know this, but I am not just a written word poet, i am…

Sunshine Blogger Award

Greetings everyone! I am absolutely delighted to share with you guys the news that i have been nominated for my very first Sunshine Blogger Award. I am deeply thrilled to know that there are people out there that find seeds of value growing in my poetry and prose. My gratitude goes out to Lairai for…

Home Sweet Home

I avoid looking forward or backward, and try to keep looking upward. Charlotte Bronte “Today Africa has emerged from its dark passage. Our Armageddon is past. Africa has been reborn as a free continent and Africans have been reborn as free men. Today, we look to the future calmly, confidently and courageously. We look at…

The Fantastic Five

Hope never abandons you, you abandon it George Weinberg I am so glad for today’s challenge, for it has granted me the power to talk about my hero’s at length. Behold the mighty men and woman without capes that have swooped into my life and rescued my inspiration from between the mighty jaws of depression….

A Voice Unheard

It does not matter how slowly you go, so long as you do not stop. Confucius More and more Africans have begun using blogs as a form of self expression. This is due to the fact that it is relatively easy to start and maintain a blog. As a result, blogging on the African continent…

The Africa I Never Read About

Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect. Mark Twain I am not even going to lie. I love Africa, yet growing up i never read much about her. I was always too busy falling in love with her to make time for anything either than…

A Letter From Home

Leap, and the net will appear. John Burroughs Dear Lazarus I hope this letter finds you in good health,High spirits, as well as in mindful breath.It has been way too long since last we spoke,saw you smile, or even heard a fun jokepart from between the dark walls of your lips.So I’m writing to tell…

The Nets Stuck In A Net

The first step toward success is taken when you refuse to be a captive of the environment in which you first find yourself. Mark Caine Hey guys, today’s a day that’s quite hectic so I’ll try to sum up today’s topic in a poem as short as i can make it. Sounds good? Yes? Here…