Society · Thoughts & REFLECTIONS

Dreams of the City

You always see a different perspective when you are looking at something from the inside and the outside, the near and the far. It makes you see something you don’t normally consider in your day to day life. And even better when you re-have those perspectives. I used to imagine Nairobi in my head before… Continue reading Dreams of the City

Book Review · Thoughts & REFLECTIONS

A book review and a reflection: The defining decade

I know. I know. It’s been a while since I wrote a book review or a blog for that matter. I have a perfectly good explanation. I’ve been busy with work. Okay now that I’ve said it out loud it sounds very flimsy. Anyway…a series of events which the good Lord will call fate led… Continue reading A book review and a reflection: The defining decade

Poetry

The Paradox of Life

I have to share this very  perceptive thoughtful essay by George Carlin… a comedian of the 70s and 80s. It speaks for itself The Paradox of our Time The paradox of our time in history is that We have taller buildings, but shorter tempers Wider freeways, but narrower viewpoints We spend more, but have less… Continue reading The Paradox of Life