Mama Shuks

Mama Shuks

''Someone asked me what it was like being a twenty-year-old mum, and I had to pause and think because from where I sit now I am not even sure how I made it. I keep telling people that I would study up to PhD level and it still would not equate to the kind of [...]

Time to Bloom

Time to Bloom

Have you ever wondered what defines 'being young'? Is it an age thing, as in, can we say, for instance, that if you're between the ages of 0-30, then you're young? If that's so, then what happens as soon as you hit 31? Do people automatically just start referring to you as mzee, or mama [...]

Power Nap

Power Nap

A few months ago, I took a 'power-nap' from writing on this space. A power nap ideally that was supposed to take a week or so, but look, months have elapsed since then. I was supposed to come back with lots of gusto, a rejuvenated mind in which you can enjoy taking trips in. But time waits for no man, not even the one who's lying on his back taking a nap. You can't own time like you own money.