Too Bad All They Do is Provide Oxygen

Let’s talk about the tall structures whose extensions neither carry our electricity nor emit the radio waves for our phones. Too bad all Forests do is to draw in carbon dioxide and breathing out oxygen; like lungs but for our planet. Trees in urban areas filter the air and remove harmful particles. They also help …

In Pursuit of Simplicity

Sometimes I want to sell all and move to Bolivia. Why Bolivia? Where is Bolivia? Who moves to Bolivia? Life seems simple in Bolivia. The mountain people on Bolivia seem friendly. The weather is seemingly agreeable in the Bolivian mountains. Bolivia is after all the only South American country that I could visit and get …

Let’s See… Am Being Sarcastic

Perhaps corporate Kenya has finally come to terms with "The Customer is the Boss. Customer Service Week in Kenya, Nairobi to be precise, has had its boom this year and they have elections to thank for the light bulb moment (months actually). Well, the tourism and hospitality domains have 52 customer service weeks. Customers are …

40 Days In The Wilderness 

3 days to my birthday... Dear customer, "It's Christmas, send over the payrolls early!" says the boss. Shop and win this Christmas. Simply spend KES 5000 in any of our outlets... How did they know that I'd get my pay so early? Do the walls really have ears? 4 days to Christmas, my empty bank account …

Interstellar Global Warming

The year must have been 2013. Spring was unusually warm and extremely dry. Instead of the usual flowery and green environment characteristic of the season, the trees maintained their winter state - leafless and lifeless.   Farmers had taken to complain of the expected low yield not to mention a poor quality and the weathermen …