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He Was Delayed

“…she was bored of working in a nursing home, taking care of the old who refused to die.” They first saw each other seven years ago, outside the US embassy in Gigiri, on one of those early Nairobi mornings when you were not quite sure whether it would rain or whether the sun would rise. Read more about He Was Delayed[…]

Written by:Miriam Jerotich

What America Did to Him

Uncle Ben was what we called him before he left Nigeria for America ten years ago. ‘Uncle Ben’ because his name was Benedict and he was father’s brother. It was normal to like him, everyone liked him- tall, sturdy, muscular and funny. Mother calls him ‘my husband‘ although he was just twenty five. Last time Read more about What America Did to Him[…]

Written by:Bryan Okwesili