Category: Candid

Psyche Wellness

I Knocked on the door…this simple act represented my very last resort. “Come in.” The voice from the other side answered. I timidly walked in and said hey to the lady who’s office felt warm and her smile even warmer. “Take a sit on the couch I’ll be joining you in just a minute.” She

Dear Black Folks

As people, we are defined by different things; social class, gender and race just to name a few. The color of our skin has been used to define us but that has never been a bad thing because I’m proud of being a black African woman the problem comes in  when someone uses it to

Fallen Grace

You got it in you Introductions make me nervous. As a new kid in class it gets to play out in a rather twisted way. Being a newbie, you never know if guys will go all ‘mean girls’ on you or be a tinsy bit accommodating. So you just stand there looking at these strangers

Believing the Lie

4 MINUTES READ!😊 Lori sat there staring at his face not believing what he had said to her…she had heard the words clearly but they felt like an echo. Her heart sank to her stomach and the tears just kept flowing down her cheeks…it felt like she had ran a million miles because she could

Not so Cupid

2 MINUTES READ The greatest feeling in the world is to love and be loved back with the same kind of energy. To give your soul to a person that promises to not only keep it, but to also nourish it as time goes by. To feel safe in someone else’s arms is a dream…and

Social Hack

I still can’t figure out social media…aaaarrgghh!!!!…Kicking and screaming!  Maybe I’m not cool enough for the social media fam…Or maybe I’m just not from this century…I’m really leaning towards the second opinion because it truly feels like I don’t belong. Those are some of the conspiracy theories that have been cooked up by my brain

Win or Learn

Failure is never the end…it’s just the beginning of something great if you let it be.. The past year for me has taught me a couple of things and the most important one I must say, is the value of failure. Running Marykenyablog and other hustles has taught me to respect failure because of the

Being Marykenya

My journey of share: I want to be the girl who went for it…the girl who decided not to settle for anything…I want to be the girl who was stupid scared to try something new but decided to go through it anyway. …I want to be the girl who is truly happy, not social media

Naked Truth

Driving on the highway in silence is something that I never mind doing. I love the calm feeling it brings along. But it gets wierd when the silence between two people becomes deafening on these rides and you don’t understand where it is coming from…I’ve been silent for quite some time now, and the most

Stereo love

Most times when I’m leaving the house, there’s one essential thing I always have on me, my earphones or headphones. Music is truly a special part of me and I’m sure this also applies to a lot of you who might be reading this special piece. Music is life wouldn’t you say? Music touches our