Category Archives: Writing

HOW TO BE A SUCCESSFUL AFRICAN WRITER

I use Grammarly’s plagiarism checker because fakes are decidedly unsexy. I always dream of becoming a published, award-winning author. My head is full of writing ideas, but as somebody once said, ideas are cheap, everyone (probably) has one. After careful study of successful … Continue reading

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Book Review: Recent Reads

In the recent past, I’ve hardly blogged and read any books but in the traffic to and from work, in the waiting rooms and in the evenings after supper, while waiting for friends at bus stops and restaurants, I’ve managed … Continue reading

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What Savvy Reads

Okay, this post is not really about me, I just thought I would share with you what’s on my reading list, and also give some sort of review/preview of the books I have read recently. Between school, work, traveling to … Continue reading

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Over the 100K views mark!!

When I started this blog at the beginning of the year, my aim was to reach 100,000 page views by the end of the year! Looks like I’ve already hit my goal! These are actual page views, and most likely … Continue reading

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I Love Kenyans

This ramble was inspired recently as I waited for the matatu to fill up one afternoon. I love the guy that passes by, wearily dragging his cart but with a look of determination; I love the teenagers leaving against the … Continue reading

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Blogging 101: A Guide to Successful Blogging

Blogging 101… Blogging for Dummies   Image copy-pasted from myfhamortgageblog.com A number of readers have emailed me over time, asking me questions like, what inspires you? Well, life does. Wherever I go, there is always something worth blogging about. Whatever … Continue reading

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Rwanda: Comparison with Kenya

It’s been a week since I got here. It’s only natural I compare Rwanda and Kenya in almost every conversation I have. In Kenya this would never happen, in Kenya this is how we do it, in Kenya we do … Continue reading

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