A Thousand Valleys

Genre: Fantasy Staring out at the dry plains of Staria I come to the realisation that I miss home. The cracked earth fits together like a jigsaw puzzle but I’m feeling myself not belonging here. Nyakani “The Pirate Trader” far out into the land and even with the deepest breath, the air doesn’t even carry…

Chronicles Of Keeping Up With The Pandemic

This past week I had the worst fever, well it might’ve been not so bad but I guess with everything involved I just felt horrible. I hadn’t travelled anywhere and I had barely left my house but for a second I thought to myself, I thought I had the virus. It didn’t help that my…

Chronicles Of A Coming Lockdown

A while ago in December they were rumblings of a deadly outbreak in China. I heard about it here and there but it wasn’t my reality so I wasn’t bothered too much. Besides it was keDecember and on this side of the world we were too busy doing December things. Curse the strength of our…

Chronicles Of My Country Is A Joke: Episode 2

Pleasant greetings from the home of the majestic Victoria falls (We can call it majestic again because the rains have restored it to it’s full glory). Zambians might argue that Zambia is the true home of the falls but watching the Victoria falls from Zambia is like watching a tv from the back. You get…

Chronicles Of Equality, Tradition And Women’s Day 2020

From the mothers, to the sisters, to the lovers, to the friends and the strangers. I would just like to start of by wishing A Happy International Women’s Day to all the women out there. The theme for this year’s celebrations is #EachForEqual. Although women have made great strides over the years there’s still a…

Chronicles Of No Coronavirus And A Shortage Of Other Things

Another day and not a single African dead from the coronavirus. The experts keep letting us know they’re bothered by this because they can’t figure out why. Well it could the African sun that’s there throughout the year or something about our much cleaner air or our ancestors roaming the landscape ever looking out for…

Organ Donor

I’m not registered on any list but I’ve found that I’m a regular organ donor Every once in a while, a bit too often than I would like to admit I choose to give out my heart To sever all the vessels that are connected to it And willingly hand it out to someone else…

Chronicles Of Bad Moments

Albert Einstein once said, “Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity.” I’m not too sure about the former but I’m in 100 % agreement of the latter. Anyways I think he overlooked one thing and that’s imagination. The ability to make things independent of our present reality simply with a thought. The…