A poem that captures the importance of the #BlackLivesMatter movement
This ode to Prince was inspired by a visit to his hometown Minnesota last year in May following an invite by the Still Water and Oakland Middle schools to teach poetry to the 5th and 6th graders for two weeks.
In just 8 days, a jigsaw puzzle game taught us and the kids such valuable life lessons that might have taken years to unravel. That it happened so effortlessly is something my mind is still unpacking.
The Kilimanjaro Marathon is one of the most well organized, scenic and prestigious events in East Africa. Nothing prepares you enough for this
Unlike the many who have come before and after him, he has taken the road less traveled. He is painting his legacy in the hearts of a new generation of visual artists at his Dust Depo Art studio.
There is beauty is a poem I wrote in memory and celebration of Wangarì Maathai, her fighting spirit to ensure that our children, grandchildren and great children get to enjoy nature, to see the beauty of their country Kenya and learn the importance of taking care of the environment.
She liked his smile the warmth it shone she caught it like a flu Her eyes wandered, lingered she sought […]
The weaver birds made their nest, the land of Wakanda held them firmly in Africa’s soil Kenya, a country of […]
I hope you are as excited as I am. I wrote 10 things you should know about this particular festival. […]
The Africa Nouveau festival is back. The annual Pan-African arts & cultural event which was first held in 2015 is […]