the NYrobi Book Fest will be another platform at the Alliance Française de Nairobi that will celebrate the culture of reading and writing, encourage the sharing of trends and ideas, connect publishers, distributors, authors, illustrators, artists, and readers.
I am breaking another heart
and I know it;
She doesn’t know I lie with dilated pupils.
When I tell her to be careful of people whose pupils dilate when they lie
she doesn’t believe my truth
“Come with me.”
She thinks it’s an invitation;
She’ll cry through the lock
round the clock
Wondering why I left.
When the angel of death plotted my death, he convinced me to be patriotic. I sat at a makeshift desk and signed attestation forms and, months later, took the Oath of Allegiance. In Somalia, the world floated cloud-like upon the billowing smokes of explosions; my eyes stung from the combustion of gunpowder. Scarlet blood seeped
Sequel to Twisted Times: Son of Man Why would you run from yourself? How fast can you run? For how long can you run? What could you be running from? Who could make you run? Where would your run? Ghosts of the past rally for a comeback, and what you have been running from catches
Every time there is news of another ambush, another IED attack, against KDF troops, I pray: God, don’t let my children lose their father, don’t make me a widow.
Today I woke up to a thousand and one WhatsApp messages, Twitter and Facebook notifications, and ‘I-tried-calling-yous’ from family and friends: the worst of al-Shabaab attack on a Kenya Defence Forces’ position in Somalia.
I prayed: If soldiers have to die, let him not be amongst them. Kill others, but not him.
All my books that are five years old or more since publication shall be available for FREE download as PDFs; and all paperback books fifteen (15) years or more since publication will be available for FREE … That is my giving back to society, to improve reading culture in our society, make reading material available
On Saturday 25 January, 2020, readers, fans, and friends joined me for the launch of my latest novel, Inevitable Desires: First Love at the Multimedia Library of the Alliance Française de Nairobi. The event went down well – talked about writing, my journey in indie publishing, signed books, and interacted with my readers. Photography by:
At last, the three-course meal is ready, starting with First Love. I will be launching my latest novel, Inevitable Desires: First Love at the Multimedia Library of the Alliance Française de Nairobi on Saturday afternoon 25th January, 2020. Click Here for the event details. INEVITABLE DESIRES: FIRST LOVE Novel Book One of the Inevitable Desires trilogy