Writers Guild Kenya

American Media

The Politics of American Media

By James Osolo. Nothing is more important in election season than the media. How the media analyses the election will most likely  swing the voters decisions when it comes to the actual voting day. Moreover, how the media portrays the candidates will likely influence how the public views them as Malcolm X puts it “The …

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Nyairo

Moi University Writing Discussion with Wr. Daniel Nyairo.

(On 16th November, 2016, Writers Guild Kenya, Moi University Chapter held a Discussion with Wr. Daniel Nyairo. Below are few excerpts from the Conversation) You need passion first to even describe yourself as a writer. But you need money to live on as a writer. One sacrifice you have to make is to create time to …

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Hillary Death

How Will I Forget the Death of My Friend, Hillary?

By Marvin Elly On the Saturday of 27th August 2016 at 3.58pm I received a text from my mum that shocked me to the spine “Go to Nyarach, Odhiambo is dead”. Even though I knew only one person named Odhiambo in Nyarach,  that day I tried not to imagine the text was referring to Hillary …

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High Road

Book Review: “The High Road” by Jeannie Maria

  By Rumona Apiyo. “No one looking the innocent faces of the form two class of High Road Academy would suspect that among them was a fully-fledged party animal, with her minions in the same class. No one would guess that there was a girl who was officially someone’s babe or the first time ever …

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America

Of Trump’s Victory and Psychology of American People

By James Osolo That today we are talking about president-elect Donald J Trump is not just funny but also hardly believable. It is the reality though. How did the billionaire business man who had not been elected to any political office pull one of the world greatest surprises? To some, he was even more surprised …

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Njeri M II

To have a Bipolar Disorder and Not Understood is a sad thing!

Narrated by Njeri Macharia(Victim) I have been bed ridden for 2 days now and you don’t wanna know what has been going on in my head. On the bright side, I slept for 20 hrs…not straight but every time I would wake up I would force myself to go back to sleep, counting sheep, am …

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Climate Change

Fellow Kenyans, Let’s now have Sober Discussions

Are we really doing enough? This question has taken my fingers right to the keys of the keyboard as I contemplate if what am going to write will disturb your mind a little bit. A lot has happened and we still have a lot around us according to the media reports and even through observation; …

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Njeri M.

Will People ever Understand my Bipolar Disorder?-Njeri Macharia

Written by Wr. Njeri Macharia “I have simply survived.” This is always my response when people ask me how my year has been or how I get by without a job and am an adult or…yeah, trust me I can’t explain it either but I know am alive, survived just seems like the correct fit …

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