World Its sad that people still deal with mental health issues in secret here in kenya. why do they prefer not coming out you ask?,because people with mental illnesses are referred to as “wendawazimu” meaning crazy. why are they referred to as like this?simple.. Lack of awareness on mental health. Mental health is as much … Continue reading Why they keep calling me mwendawazimu(crazy). 1.
"we are lost in the same song,we're the same lost song. -Yvonne Adhiambo Owour,Dust. Dear world, I came across Elizabeth's Coreys story and ...wow. "in my family men had sex with little girls, it was our normal, it was our culture and it was generational. "my father became physically abusive with me.i was suffocated, physically … Continue reading DADDY ISSUES
"You are amazing and worth it. You deserve all the happiness in this world and the next. " -nduta Dear world, So... I tell stories but this time, I'll give it a twist.The year is moving along so quick, I wasnt even ready to get an year older this year. I suddenly feel the pressure … Continue reading SOMETHING TO THINK ABOUT…
Patriotism is love for one's country. Dear world, So I've been gone for sometime now, let's pretend I went for coffee break, it was taking too damn long to brew. So alot has been happening from dads sodomizing their own sons, did you guys hear about that? He was 10 sigh, to 14 year olds … Continue reading PROUD OF BEING KENYAN… ANYONE?
Dear world, GBV- gender based violence .This is (Bloom 2008) health-genderviolence.org ,violence that occurs as a result of the normative role expectations associated with each gender along with the unequal power relationships between two genders within the context of a specific society. Gender violence primarily targets women and adolescent girls in society taking forms such … Continue reading SHROUDED IN THE CULTURE OF SILENCE.
Dear universe, The December of 1952,Kenya being a colony of the UK. The kimweli's and others were forcefully alighted off a couch by soldiers. They were on their way to their home town(now central Kenya)to celebrate Christmas. Life was good, Naomi was four months pregnant with the fourth child. Men women and children we're separated … Continue reading We are Maumau.Mr and Mrs.kimweli.
https://ndutasletters.wordpress.com/2018/02/03/when-did-the-blue-skies-turn-scarlet/ For those who did not get part 1. ....on April 12 2012,Daisy was arrested by two AP's while returning home from the market, it was shortly after 7pm. After they arrested us and asked me where my home was,i told them it was not very far from the police station.They released other people. They told … Continue reading WHEN DID THE BLUE SKIES TURN SCARLET.2