The Story behind the story

”Those who advance most as human beings are those with the self-awareness to know when they have screwed up, and what they must do to get better. They have lived full lives, yes; but they have also learned deep lessons” – Sunny Bindra Have you ever found yourself in an audience where the speaker is […]

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The Paradox of Money

Money makes the world go round. It is such a great enabler that virtually everything revolves around it: from economies to societies, countries to companies, you name it. At an individual level, its importance cannot be overemphasized enough. The toil we accept and the ‘roughing up’ along the way as we pursue it justifies and […]

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The Paradox of Age

Growing up in an average Kenyan home in the early 2000s had some exciting challenges: restrictions as to what to wear, what to watch on TV, when to sleep, what to eat, how to behave to avoid military-style canings etc. Sorry to digress, but it reminds me of a meme I saw a while back […]

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The Decision

Throughout the twists and turns of life, one constant remains: The Almighty’s presence; For His existence and essence are never obliterated by life’s convoluted happenings.

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The Distressing

”You never know how much you really believe anything until its truth or falsehood becomes a matter of life and death to you…Only a real risk tests the reality of a belief.”

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The Delightful

Solomon the Philosopher, the wisest man who ever lived, uttered these famous words: “There is a time for everything, a season for every activity under heaven….. So I concluded that there is nothing better for people than to be happy and to enjoy themselves as long as they can.”  We can all concur with him, […]

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The Delusion

“All are lunatics, but he who can analyze his delusion is called a philosopher.” —Ambrose Bierce, 19th-century American author

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