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Take A Stand

Stand up. Stand up! Stand up goddamn it! Stand up for what you believe in!   Fight. Fight! Come on now, fight! Fight against this bullshit!   Refuse. Refuse! You have to refuse! Refuse the absurdity that...

#ThisIsMyProtest by Elsaphan Njora

Orange covering their eyes And red muffling their speak Our leaders refuse to deal with issues They'd rather talk about each others issues Trying to see who has...

Undress Me

Undress me Remove one piece after the other to your satisfaction Strip me bare and turn me into a portrait to which you’d like to stare Shred...

Come With Me by Glady Mwende

Come with me Let us hide under these forbidden skies With no stars Tonight Our eyes will spark the night   We will tell our stories skin to skin While our...

Struggles

I’ve been in a game for long Not realizing I’m a player. Heartfelt condolences to all who took part and lost. Loud noises, voices With different causes No certain...

Gentle in a crowd of beasts

Freedom is a state of mind, Over state of life, Over state of situation, Over state of time, Freedom is a state of mind.   I was born into a...

My First Kiss

I liked him. Maybe because I didn’t know him that well. He used to hang around the boys a lot and carried himself with...

Listen

Dear whoever the hell is listening, Tell me the pleasures of being a Kenyan citizen under people who know nothing but oppress. Looking out for self in...

What is a Kalasha?

I attended Kalasha Awards last year and to be honest I was not impressed in the least. I intended to write about the ceremony and how they could improve but life happened and I didn’t. But here we go...