Just call me Cikgu the American Guru

Hello, again, Word Press world! I am back from my minor disappearance. Since you have last heard from me, I rose in my ranks from African country- hopper to Cikgu (teacher), Miss MacKenzie, or that white foreign lady at zumba. Back in April of 2016, a few weeks before I graduated from University, and a month…

Kenya: An ode to my East African Home

Since I have left Djibouti, I have returned to Nairobi three times. Staying with my friend for a total of almost one month. There is something about the country that I feel I am returning home. Not that it is my home, but a sort of home away from home. A sort of relaxing and…

Real Talk: Ask an American

  Living abroad for the past 6 months, I come to one conclusion: Hollywood might be more powerful than Obama. Traveling through all of my pit stops, I can enter any store and hear American music playing. Enter any movie theater and see American movies. English may be spoken widely for this reason. I continuously am…