Journal: 1st December 2016

I haven’t been writing much even offline. My journal’s last entry must have been sometime in July when I was figuring myself out after my lowest low in years perhaps. I made a pact to try things out and I have been going at them and enjoying them when life isn’t busy wasting my efforts. […]

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Impressions of Wundanyi

Three things I always look forward to when visiting Wundanyi; the misty evenings, the library, great laughs and peace of mind. The library the tops the list. It rarely has people and has gems of books some of whose last-borrowed stamps read the early 90’s. This saddens me a little because I think books get […]

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Builders

Yesterday they were fighting On the incomplete second floor Of the soon to be rental houses   Shirt bunched up in fists One almost threw the other Over the unfinished floor To the hard stony ground below   They were sent home   Today they climb up the stairs One ahead of the other A […]

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NAMASTE

Religion has been used for lots evil but also, it has been used for plenty of good- we are not to forget that.

And I know of religious people who will stand up for what they deem right even if it is not stipulated so, in their holy books .I deeply admire this breed of people that do unto others …

To that breed of people, I say, NAMASTE

“I honor the place within you where the entire Universe resides; I honor the place within you of love, of light, of truth, of peace; I honor the place within you, where, when you are in that place in you, and I am in that place in me, there is only one of us.” – Mahatma Gandhi

 

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A SILENT SEA

When the water comes Towards the beach But yet to reach The sandy shore It is quiet Startlingly quiet The jagged hemisphere wall Of salt eaten coral Behind me Feels like being In the confines Of a Greek amphitheatre And the silence; It’s like stepping Into a void Of so much space And nothingness Stretching […]

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GRACEFUL DEFEAT

There is grace In giving in And walking away Poise In discerning your strengths Knowing to push wheels And not walls There is a wise patience In letting go To await Another turn Not cowardice Nor pessimism Grace Choosing battles well And retreating From others Not avoidance Nor self defeat Acceptance There is grace In […]

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