Category Archives: Nature

Black Coffee Blues

Can’t make up my mind where to belong sometimes. The ocean or the sky? Land seems boring, and the question is often bigger than the answer. Or, is it just black coffee blues on a long day into night? Staring … Continue reading

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Downpour

Dark storm clouds rolling in Make 4 pm look like 7 almost. The wind hisses under the door, In the distance a frog croaks. Sudden thunder, followed by a streak of lightning Stabs through the heart of an ink stained … Continue reading

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Petrichor

It came, not in pin pricks, but, like a gutter gushing out from the skies, releasing pent up emotions that were bloating in the heat of summer, smelling like the rotten leaves that carpeted the backyard, next door. Off late, … Continue reading

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Heart of Winter

Heart of winter, and a morning filled with an ominous smell. The wind seems to be waving the clouds frantically as they travel across the tree tops. Dead leaves rustle in the garden downstairs hissing like a serpent, Deflecting the … Continue reading

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Just A Ramble

last night was very still, the air was pregnant with expectation. when i woke up this morning i could smell a whiff of rain trailing the wind that rocked the chimes on my balcony. sipping on my tea i could … Continue reading

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A Coastal Summer

an intense nocturnal downpour, thunder struck the neighbouring tree, my heart crumbled. i woke up in a far away land by a vast and murky sea, unable to smell salt or hear the water sing. pondering on the sweltering weather, … Continue reading

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Puddles & Potholes

short rains in nairobi, potholes season, and puddles that persist cars keep falling.

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