rollakosta

At times I look around me and I can’t help notice that the people that have a leaner financial muscle just can’t reproduce enough. You find a man renting a one roomed house in a ghetto somewhere in Kampala, where they almost use boats to reach home in the rainy season, where the path to…

just a jezzy

Day 31. Time check. 5.00pm I am warming up to a new project at work. We have this huge burden in office. Revolving, revolting and not going away. It camouflages like a chameleon. It attacks like a virus. You solve one aspect and another sprouts up in a direction you never seemed to fathom. I…

vegetarian in christ

  Wonders never cease to happen. In fact the person who dies is the only one who stops seeing wonders. This week I saw one that got me shaking and shivering. A certain group of Christians in South Africa have a pastor that tells them to eat grass. Eat grass like cows and goats, and…

john doe

  You left me yesterday Like a sandal on the patio, You left me in the cold wind, To be stepped on by the midnight thief To be stolen by the village bugler To be stepped on by the passing drunkard   You broke my heart into a million fragments Even though I still smell…

so now what

Sometimes I look through life, through the perennial day to day ways of life through the moments and the different phenomena of life and I get amazed. How amazing can God really be? A child is born in a village. Waking up to the sound of a cock crowing, the dew in the grass in…

so ug

my neighbor takes the 10th stride. “ah , all along its a man that stays here”. i think in my heart, as i look from the corner of my eye. i have 3 to 5 neighbors, but i can count the times i mumble the word “Good morning”. most times i actually dont mean it,…

writing

1. Show, don’t tell. Humbug! You do need to tell as well. Effective storytelling is a balancing act between showing and telling, otherwise all stories would be in real time. 2. Write what you know. Humbug again! Otherwise all our stories would be about our own miserable little selves and nothing else. 3. The most…

dear mr God

Then God said let there be this week, and it was there and when he looked back, he liked what he saw, damn, but only he did, me I dint. This week has been like a Friday the 13th of sorts to me. Right from Monday, I was receiving all kinds of blows to my…