REGAIN CONTROL

You can’t seem to recall who you used to be anymore You seem to be living in a sea of others minds You can’t seem to answer back when they call You keep trying to please everyone at once Wake up, Dress up, make up, regain control   You’re the only captain in this ship…

They Call Him Nyerere

A man of but a few “choice” words, Plucked from the tree of wisdom, A sense of humor behind every sentiment Reality and truth in every sentence They call him Nyerere but i call him the epitome of selflessness   A government of the people,for the people,by the people Humanism before wealth was his motto…

Small Town,Small Girl

It was finally happening to her Ali,Pili they all made it Why couldn’t she get the courage? To take a leap of faith towards it Small girl,small Town,big dreams   As she carried her small suitcase Bidding farewell to the place she called home A heavy heart packed with memories A mind full of dreams…

In a world of “how to’s”

In a world were everything,every thought has a manual,unfortunately life doesn’t come with a manual I know it sounds way out of the picture.”others have been there,they know best” that’s what the media keeps telling us. I ain’t saying its right or its wrong,but is it the only way? Been human gives us the liberty…

The end is just the beginning

As 2016 faded and became no more, I learned a valuable lesson that has taken a toll on who I am and completely transformed me.Endings have a way of letting us feel broken down and done, but just like the sun theirs proof endings could be a good thing/beautiful. They were correct when they said…

I Choose!!!

Recently with all the tremor going on around,it feels like the world is rushing all to fast.Politics,drama,natural disasters,financial turmoils,we seem to be forgetting the little things in life that makes us who we are.Their is a lot of noise and wind rushing past us that sometimes it feels like we are about to blow away.I…

Digital story telling enhancing creativity

Originally posted on The 21st Centuary Digital World:
Digital story telling, the new version of tell a tale. This is an interactive way of sharing a story with an audience.  It is very applicable in and outside school settings. Digital story telling is a short form of digital media production that allows people every day…

An African Story – Call for Authors and Translators

Originally posted on The book & the author:
Since 2009, people from all over the world have seen and discussed Chimamanda Ngozi’s speech about the danger of a single story. As Ngozi says, ending her speech: “Stories matter. Many stories matter.” An African story is a literature project that wants to show the chance of…

The danger of a Single Story Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Originally posted on The book & the author:
When i first came across Chimamanda Ngozi’s work i was perplexed,i had being looking to find an African woman writer who could be coming my role model.I got on my search engine and their popped Chimamanda,i instantly fell in love with her work.Her funny ,witty comments,her accent,her…

My Little or so Not Little Town

My little or so not little town Where everybody knows everybody by name or face Whether it’s a birth, marriage, funeral attendance is must Where everybody greats everybody by handshake or smile Where your child is not yours but the communities’ own   My little or so not little town Where when you visit your…

Recent ICT Trends in Tanzania

Hi ALL, So i get to contribute regularly in the Arusha Times Newspaper.Mostly on ICT stuff but probably more interesting to the Tech geeks and the like.Hope y’all don’t find it boring,honestly i just like writing whether its politics,economics,stories,poems as long as i get to write.Its a chance to express myself Rewritten thoughts.Have fun,Love you!…

In Exile of Time

  It’s a chilly morning once again Who knew she would be here Gazing at the pink shed of early morn An exile of time   Lord knows she’s being here before Captured in the drunkenness of her thoughts Lost in the beauty of mother nature An exile of time   She had promised to…