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Lifestyle

Never wish to be someone else

    I wish I was like so and so, my life would have been better! This is what I told myself when I was in form 2 of my high school year ten years ago. This schoolmate who was also in the second form was having it all. She was beautiful, teachers liked her, […]

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Lifestyle

Find serenity when all seem lost

    Does the sun shine so bright and hot it drains away your energy? Or do the clouds become so heavy and the rain pouring down on you leaving you feeble and worn out. It’s time to find tranquillity in you. Two months ago I was on the verge of giving up and I […]

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Books

The Gospel of Matthew

I started reading the Gospels of the New Testament last year and I am now in the book of Luke. So far I have learnt that these different authors have different writing styles altogether. My reading was inspired by one friend called Wilmot Dimbwi who is a born-again Christian and when I asked him questions […]

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Lifestyle

The Fulfillment in giving

Yesterday as I was going home, I came across a woman with her almost 1-year-old son selling sweet bananas outside a supermarket in town. It had been raining in town for the past 1 hour and for these roadside sellers they were just beginning business. I am always touched by entrepreneurial women who go out of their […]

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Poetry

I Learnt to make Lemonade

Like a rejuvenating river, so I cut deep, thrust and boost my energy high, Of renewed spirits from Faded smiles, dead waves of laughter, I rise from the burden of hatred, anger and resentment, I bring forth understanding, optimism and renewal of soul, I put aside your pessimistic blame game and obstructive co-operation, I smile at […]