The Lost Horse

Chinese Zodiac Horse

Chinese Zodiac Sign.Image Courtesy The lost Horse: A Chinese folklore. Words by By Paulo Coelho. Originally found here. Many years ago in a poor Chinese village, there lived a peasant with his son. His only material possession, apart from some land and a small straw hut, was a horse he had inherited from his father....

Clothing subcultures in Africa

Les Sapeurs photo by Daniele Tamagni The beautiful continent of Africa is the hallmark of diversity: its people,cultures and land vary greatly in the most beautiful of ways. Somehow, we all got the same parenting and governments that make memes rather relatable. I digress. Thousand dollar shoes owned by guys earning less than 100$...

A Man Is A Man

This article was written by the Oyunga Pala, a columnist I regard as a thought leader in social matters regarding the Kenyan male. Given the recent “boy-child” debate, his thoughts are as illuminating as they are refreshing. Happy reading. Posted on December 12, 2016 at oyungapala.com . Used with permission   Be a Man!...

Invictus

 By William Ernest Henley,1888 Out of the night that covers me,       Black as the pit from pole to pole, I thank whatever gods may be       For my unconquerable soul. In the fell clutch of circumstance       I have not winced nor cried aloud. Under the bludgeonings of chance       My head is bloody, but unbowed. Beyond...

The Boy Who Can’t

From Boy’s Life, c. 1920 By F. J. P. Hey, fellows, come closer, let each of us name The worst kind of nuisance – we’ll call it a game. “I vote for the fellow who’s never on time!” “The fellow who always would borrow a dime!” “The chap who takes pleasure in starting a...