ChaseAtWork

Why I Still Believe.

Lately, I have been honored to share moments with most of the people who are working so hard to rebuild and restore Chase Bank to its former glory. Perhaps to an even more stable and stronger institution than it ever was. And as I listened to them and watched them, I was able to visualize it and…

creative space, tools of trade

When Pride Comes Before a Fall.

You know those proverbial sayings that don’t make so much sense to you, because the last time you actually used them was when you were in primary school writing compositions and it was either the topic or the conclusion to your ‘made up’ story. But growing up, I have come to embrace many of these…

Beauty, Toe Nails, Shoes, KawiSnippets

A Beauty That You Overlooked.

The other day, I was asking “what’s beautiful to you?” When you think of beauty, what comes to your mind? Ha ha, it’s an ongoing exercise, because our eyes are usually set on the ideals, and on the things that we don’t have. And beauty then becomes something that’s unattainable, something we only desire, something…

Friendships, KawiSnippets

Thinking about Friendship.

I’m the kind of person who would repeatedly beat myself up over what kind of friend I am to my friends. Do you ever do this to yourself? Normally, I would tend to feel that I am not there yet as a model friend at least based on the observation I’ve made with people who…

Ugali

Childhood: The Ugali Tale.

My childhood, I miss it so much. I have so many fond memories, but the one that kept lingering on my mind today is the Ugali one, because it was one funny one. But before I even get started, let me publicly declare that ugali happens to be one of my current favorite hot dishes to go down…

beauty

What’s Beautiful To You?

The word prompt was angry, but I am not. I rarely get angry, like that gut-wrenching anger, but when I do, it shows. And so I keep off social platforms until I cool off, because I don’t believe I’ll say anything constructive to the world anyway. I’ll just spew gibberish that could bite me in future.…