Storytelling Tips I Gave an Entrepreneur in the Eventing Business

I think I am the one who sent her a friend request on Facebook some time in the year 2016. I don’t remember much about that. Anyway . . . I got interested in working with her by using her platforms to spread my work – especially my public speaking work – in exchange for … More Storytelling Tips I Gave an Entrepreneur in the Eventing Business

Jamie and Charmaine: sheer hardship and love

“If it had been precisely a year ago, I probably would’ve missed her striking presence. In fact, I think I would’ve childishly whizzed past her, labeled her boring and thought of someone else insignificant and then moved my roving eye elsewhere. Someplace light in complexion.” He, a dear friend of mine, honestly spit those words … More Jamie and Charmaine: sheer hardship and love

I know the feeling

I indeed do. And, my heart goes out to people who know not much except for that feeling; people who have experienced pain for a large part of their lives. Suffering to them is a normal state of life – present them with ideas of a much better life, and they’ll get upset with you. … More I know the feeling

Read and unchain yourself (how I became an eloquent communicator)

Sounds very poetic, does it not? I think it does; did you agree with me? Anyway, that’s neither nor there. The philosophy is deceptively simple. Yet powerful enough to start a series of fascinating personal changes that eventually cause these ripple effects that travel vibrantly from the centre of the ocean — your centre, your … More Read and unchain yourself (how I became an eloquent communicator)

Journeying forth

I have come faaar to be here. However, if I am not careful, it is easy to feel like I have not done anything “worthy” with my life. Even though the emotional growth is there, conspicuous; I am way smarter and I display emotional brilliance second to none, as a result of my journey-ing. I … More Journeying forth

My father and money

You know, it is very funny. My father had a lot of money. The bastard was loaded. Hence he was nicknamed MLUNGU. But, I never had any of that money in an ostentatious way. This means no money in my own pockets on most days. No needless toys (he hated toy guys, for example, because … More My father and money