Category: POETRY & STORIES

April 26, 2021 1

Matatu Pick-up Line

By Ian Elroy Ogonji

Conductors can be comedians at times – they see you talking to someone in the matatu and assume you are paying her fare. The trap is when you give him say a Ksh 500 note and he goes, “wawili?” How on earth do you have to put someone in that rock-and-rock situation.

September 15, 2020 5

SON OF THE CHIEF

By Lenet Bedan

Son of Chief Warûingî,your father is the Lion!From the mountain of Njahî to the Hills with Mbirûirûand from the mountain…

September 8, 2020 1

MAMA AFRICA

By Black Barbie

You can see her elegance in her walkHer head always up and straight us her handsYou can see her sparkly…