Mothers Know

They say a mother always knows, and on this day, that I was set to join my maker, this proved...
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The Fisherman

Johnstone will wake up at 5:00 am. He will hear his alarm ringing and put his pillow around his ears,...
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Our Little Troubles

The sun is rising lazily and introducing a new day, and as it does the city is slowly humming to...
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The Truth Comes Out

There was a circus before we got to the sacrifice of blood. “I have heard that you are showing people...
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Beatrice’s Great Healer

“There is another man that is stopping Beatrice from loving her husband,” the witch doctor sang in an irritating cadence.
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How I Met Your Grandfather

I'm having a hectic week and I was wondering if I will be able to pull off a post on...
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Cleansing Beatrice

Beatrice had become somewhat of a celebrity in Churo village. “A woman drinking alcohol?” My father Mateo rattled. “Abomination!”
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Possessed By The Bottle

“Look at my hips, do you want to hold my hips, Katana?” Beatrice continued in slurred speech while walking towards...
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The Other Side of Beatrice

You'll remember the crate of Tusker that lived underneath Njoro's bed, the one that was a bottle short? Beatrice had...
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Safari Ants Pants

“Katana, that roof has gone a day without being swept,” Mama Linda barked at me and I pretended not to...
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Hi. I'M Kisauti.

I’m the author of Drug Paradise which is available at Text Book Centre, on Amazon and from me. I drop new pieces here every Wednesday. Subscribe and follow me on social @wakimuyu to get updates on writing projects and sneak peeks into my life. 

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Eight Years of Toxic Love – It’s the most read story on the site, and for a good reason.

The Broken Man – I was flat on my back. I had just quit my job to give writing a stab. I started selling things in my house and when there was nothing left to sell, I ran for the village.

From the Dirt – Some people come from humble beginnings, I come from the dirt. 

The Sponsor – Its a free world, you can do what you please but choices have consequences. 

Rich and Dysfunctional – Money makes the world go round but sometimes it just makes our heads go round. 

Chips Funga – It has very little to do with fries, maybe the take-away part.

The Girls I’ve Loved Before – A few life lessons from the few (very few) women I’ve rubbed shoulders with. 

Forever After – You might be in the wrong place if you think this has a Disney like ending.

Lust Not Love – The heart wants what the heart wants and so does the flesh.

The Bachelor Pad – I take you in and show you how I live. Try not to step on the carpet, I just vacuumed. 

A Man and His Tears – Yes, men do cry and it’s beautiful.

Ripe For Marriage – Oh, did I mention I’m a bachelor. My parents are always prattling about marriage. Have a seat. Listen.

35 Years Apart – My mom is a sage. I’m always learning from her well of wisdom. 

To My Little Sister – A letter to my sister. It brought the waterworks.

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