Writers Guild Kenya

Feminist

Inside my ‘Feminist’ Head…

By Warima Muggy I was not born with much, just some average brilliance and this serious passion to address issues regarding the female being. This passion does not stem from any sort of bitterness, daddy issues or prior nasty experience with men. On the contrary, I have been surrounded with more men than women my …

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Happiness I

In pursuit of happiness and personal growth.

By Immaculate Ajiambo. Creating lasting satisfaction in our lives is everyone’s desire and motivation. It is a journey that most times we find ourselves losing and ending up in stress, anxiety, depression and even committing suicide. It is the inward peace that breeds happiness and happiness breeds a sense of gratification. Simple courtesies of life …

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Romantic

In an Understanding of a ‘Romantic Nature’

  By Warima Muggy. Recently, one of my classmates and friends put us to a challenge on social media-Facebook to be more specific. It was about comparing yourself on the basis of years, this year and another that he would give you. The parameters for comparison were age, place of residence, occupation, relationship status and …

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pain

Remembering 2016: A year of International Surprises and ‘World Magic’

By James Osolo. On 31st December midnight I was in one of my favorite joints watching the fireworks do their magic in the dark sky and then fall back down in the ocean and be swept away. It was at that very moment that it dawned on me that 2016 was no more. What a …

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Top 4 tools of trade for every writer today.

  Writing is an interesting thing to do. It is a way to express what is within your inner self to the world. Writing has never been more fascinating than it is in this era, with technology all around us, information dangling everywhere on our faces , media streams and houses all around us to spoon …

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Elections in Kenya

Is it time for Electoral College System of Election in Kenya?

By James Osolo On 19th December 2016, Donald Trump was officially elected as the president of the United States by the Electoral College. You could perhaps be wondering what happened on 8th November. The American Constitution stipulates that the president is elected by a group of 538 electors who meets on the first Monday after the …

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Salma

Salma Yusuf: A model of a Resilient Youth.

  By Washington Onyango In life, one mostly gets what they want. Those who want opportunities get them, those who want excuses get them, and those who want to grow actually grow. Many young people lack opportunities, however many opportunities on the other hand lack young people. Why the disparity? What really can we do …

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Pollution in Africa

Too much Pollution, too Little Efforts.

By Beatric Wairimu. Consider this: death of human and animal species, vanishing forests, rising sea levels, and we are now witnessing the fastest rate of species extinction. Most of these are effects of global warming. Did you know that the basic greenhouse effect can actually be good? If the atmosphere did not contain greenhouse gases …

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