If you were to only watch one of my interviews, ever, this is the one. Karibu
…the ever present threat that brought me is not over.
I beg to excuse myself, to the bathroom, to check my phone.
When I get off the bike a conclave of touts pounce around me. I hold my stance, they posture but don’t push or pull me. The odd thing, though not unusual, is that there are only two cars there, one bus or jav and one minivan; matatu.
Buy based on principles, thereby effecting influence, where it is most likely to cause attention.
…she still remembers how handsome you were.
She remembers you with a full smile, and she gave us all her strong teeth.
It would be irresponsible to interfere with an ongoing court case, so I wouldn’t want to do that.
Sometimes, when I dream,
I wake up as nothing short of
A Proud African Woman.
But, I’ve always been short.
And I can’t paint my skin…
…we were all told not to speak of it.
But in the night, these memories haunt, lips sealed, we see each other different.
it should be more,
than a dream,
That our great great great
Get to be
On an Earth, that is still
As She Should Be.
with their husbands names,
hidden under their teeth…