Happy New Year! 🎊

I'm grateful for ZIZYWRITES and all the positive feedback. Those feedback give me wings; I believe I can fly! I love you all because you are the reason I write. 😍 I'm grateful for you. Yes, YOU! I'm grateful because we successfully completed the pages of every chapter in 2018. 2019 is now a blank … Continue reading Happy New Year! 🎊

The Night Shift – a short story to celebrate the International Day of the Girl Child.

I mounted my motorcycle to make my way back home. My job was done for the day, or rather night. I longed to collapse upon my fluffy bed. The cool early morning breeze blew against my hair and caressed my cheeks. The clock had barely struck five. At the bus stop, I noticed her - … Continue reading The Night Shift – a short story to celebrate the International Day of the Girl Child.

Stories my grandmother told me.

My grandmother is an avid story teller. She has the gift of describing events in a way that you get the perfect picture. As such, I love listening to her stories. One day, mama came back from the farm fatigued and stressed. She laid down the bag that was half filled with freshly harvested maize … Continue reading Stories my grandmother told me.

Birthday in the wild!

During the week my neighbor invited my children and I to attend her daughter’s birthday party. Her daughter was turning seven and guess where the venue for the birthday party was? You can't guess I'm sure! Chipangali Wildlife Orphanage and Wildlife Rehabilitation Center!!! I was initially a bit skeptical, but I told my fears that … Continue reading Birthday in the wild!

Celebrating Int’l Women’s Day.

She shelved her dreams the day her parents were snatched by the cold hands of death. With tears in her eyes, burning from the smoke of firewood and freshly chopped onions, she cooks for twice a dozen people. She lulls her baby brother to sleep; singing to him melancholy melodies while strapped tightly to her … Continue reading Celebrating Int’l Women’s Day.