An Open Letter To Kenyan Youths

Dear Kenya’s Future, “The greatest tragedy to youth is politics, power and money” You have been told that you are the collective voice that can help move this country forward – that you are the epitome of success and as such you must fully embrace that. You hold the pillar that this country is built…

Born a Crime: Stories From a South African Childhood By Trevor Noah

Born a Crime: Stories From a South African Childhood By Trevor Noah Set in the apartheid South Africa this dramatic, hilarious yet deeply affecting story will leave you intrigued. Trevor’s life to comedian and hosting The Daily Show as it turns out started with a criminal act; his birth. At a time when interracial relationships…

When The Sun Rises

Outside, a car door slammed and the persistent hooting of the matatus could be heard. From his bed, the sky transformed into a vast expanse of beautiful majestic rays that engulfed the town. The faint wind from outside brushed against his skin, leaving goose bumps on his bare arms. He pulled the thin blanket tighter…

The Pearl That Broke Its Shell

The Pearl That Broke Its Shell By Nadia Hashimi “Educate a woman and you will have educated an entire generation” or so they say. An intriguing story of powerlessness, freedom and the desire to control one’s fate. Set in Kabul, Afghanistan in 2007, at a time when women have no voice and their destiny is…