“Can I hold on to this hand a while longer?”When Dre said these words to his daughter Zoey, I felt it. Not as Zoey though, but as his other daughter Diane. For those who are familiar with the series Blackish, Dre and his firstborn daughter Zoey are practically inseparable. One Continue Reading


‘Waaah! Uko na muscles!’ Brian, my neighbor, 2009.‘Kuna dame hukuita cute boy wa CU,’ anonymous, 2016.‘You are handsome!’ anonymous, 2017. I could go on and on about the instances where I got called out for looking like a boy. Oh, wait. There’s one more.‘Uko na sideburns!’ my barber, 2015.You’re probably Continue Reading

Meet Yetu

Who owns Yetustories?(Macharia) She’ll say she does but it’s the both of us. We both own Yetu stories. How and when did you start writing?(Macharia)I started sometime around april-may last year.(Wairimu)I used to journal a lot in highschool but I never thought of actually writing a poem or an article. Continue Reading

Meet Sylvia

Who is SylviaSylvia is a young lady in her early twenties in her sophomore year (I have always wanted to use that word, learnt it on astrahworld!) She is a student at The University of Nairobi taking a Bachelor’s Degree in Education Arts(Kiswahili and Religious Studies). She is also a Continue Reading