Does Nairobi Have Street Culture?

Street Culture does not seem to have a very clear definition when each attaches it to their experience, of what they would perceive to be a city or town of Street Culture. In general, this would mean that there is expression of culture by youth through their creativity. We could also simplify it and say … Continue reading Does Nairobi Have Street Culture?

In the Lives of Wounded Healers

I recently attended a profound and meaningful workshop on holistic trauma healing by the work of Paul Boyle- a wounded healer. I definitely wish to write much more on this but I start here. Trauma comes into our lives in different forms and at different levels of severity. We witness horrific events or are otherwise … Continue reading In the Lives of Wounded Healers

Challenged by Empathy

The good old difference between empathy and sympathy. Most times we think we are being empathetic when we are being sympathetic because we hugged someone and tried our best not to say anything that would patronize them or the right to their feeling and suffering. I have also, like most, always believed that empathy is … Continue reading Challenged by Empathy