The Last Drops of Coffee

The Last Drops of Coffee

Written By: DJ Bwakali | Published: October-11-2015 | Category: Fiction
Tagged Under: agriculture

Not good. Not good at all. How can they treat me like I don’t matter. We are sorry your insurance cover wasn’t approv...

Lala's Life - That 4.37AM Breeze

Lala's Life - That 4.37AM Breeze

Written By: DJ Bwakali | Published: October-07-2015 | Category: Fiction
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She lay still on the far left side of the 6 by 5 brown bed. Lying in a heap on the far right, the side near the bedroom’s wi...

Black Angels

Black Angels

Written By: DJ Bwakali | Published: August-16-2015 | Category: Fiction
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She looked up at the high ceiling of her room and smiled at the chandelier. It was golden in color but wooden and shaped like a co...

When Vanity Knocks and you Open

When Vanity Knocks and you Open

Written By: Cynthia Irandu | Published: November-09-2015 | Category: Fiction
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Nicki Asante worked as a receptionist during the day. She worked as a bartender at night. Both her jobs were in the up market West...

A Similar Gaze and Similar Teeth

A Similar Gaze and Similar Teeth

Written By: DJ Bwakali | Published: October-16-2015 | Category: Fiction
Tagged Under: agriculture

‘What exactly does that boyfriend of yours Nkedi do?’ Chao asked her big sister. They were both wearing blue jeans, ...

The Window's Heartbeat

The Window's Heartbeat

Written By: DJ Bwakali | Published: October-11-2015 | Category: Fiction
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‘I swear to God this window has a heartbeat’ Lala said to Nduta her best friend. The top most louvre of her window wa...

Tears in Tana River

Tears in Tana River

Written By: DJ Bwakali | Published: October-19-2015 | Category: Fiction
Tagged Under: Tana Delta

Warda Habuya jumped on her older cousin’s back, startling her. She was ten but could pass for five. Her small frame was inhe...

A Time to Survive and Fight

A Time to Survive and Fight

Written By: DJ Bwakali | Published: August-21-2015 | Category: Fiction
Tagged Under: kenya

Mukuru ghetto is only a ten-minute drive away from Nairobi city center. Residents of Mukuru know that their slum dwellings call fo...