Growing up, my mother (rest her soul) was a firm believer in alternative medicine. Preventively and also as a cure. It was only when nature had failed, that she succumbed to the authority of Hyppocrates and those that swore by his oath; doctors and their chemical concoctions, erstwhile known as medicine…well to me at that … Continue reading BITTER SWEET
Every so often, I drag myself out of bed, eyes hazy, head heavy (literally and figuratively), my body afflicted by the previous evening and the nocturnal activities that ensued in a bar or church nearby (as season dictates). My mission; to go for a quick run through the neighbourhood. The reality; more of a brisk … Continue reading YOU ARE WHAT YOU DO
What if you stopped asking and wondering and doubting.... What if you just did it?
A kafunda is just that; a small enclosure. This enclosure has evolved over the years to act as a watering hole. A place where people of common interests but not necessarily the same points of view convene to enjoy drink and camaraderie. Now unlike the fancy bars that most of you are accustomed to, you … Continue reading STAY IN THE GAME
A couple of weeks ago I met with a learned friend of mine along with a few other people at his residence. Together, we broke bread and toasted to life over a bottle of Single Malt from the Scottish Highlands, as we took in the breath taking night skies of Kampala from one of the … Continue reading SPEAK OUT
Some time last year, i took a trip to Fort Portal for work. It was the launch of a product in the region and I was to oversee it along with a team of others. I am never one to turn down the opportunity for a good drive so I was quick to volunteer to … Continue reading Road to the Top
As a child, my parents through various efforts did their best to make sure we were well rounded children. It was a harrowing experience to a greater extent and a rather disconcerting one to the lesser extent. This involved making sure we were well behaved and decent enough to take out in public without embarrassing … Continue reading DRAW YOUR DREAM