Sometime in April
The goodbye was a phone call just less than two minutes long.
We made a right turn and came face to face with a full moon
Our bodies were unruly and had to be controlled.
The Price of a Book
There is in fact a bookshop - the oldest one around, I believe, very rich in its collection—that sells books at KES 300 higher. Take it or leave it.
Matatu Rides, Mediocre Pizza, Therapy, and Art
On the trip to town, the manspreader I was next to pressed his thigh against mine, and none of my polite noises dissuaded him.
“Nairobi is a Big Construction Site”
When riding at the back of a nduthi, Nairobi moves a lot faster as you move from one road to another using city clocks to keep time.
The Blast Happened at 3:26 p.m.
I started to panic, but S talked me through it, told me to hold the panic small and tight until we got indoors. I managed because she was holding me.
It was the biggest goddamn salad I had ever seen
The salad won.
Give it days
And I asked her a question I had been meaning to ask her for a while now.