“Tabu! Tabu! Wake up!” Shouted Nasike as he tried to shake his brother out of his sleep. Tabu, who was tucked into a sleeping bag on the floor of their tiny bedroom, still had sleep pooling over his eyelids. In an attempt to ignore his brother and turn away, Tabu replied in agitation. “What is … More Tabu : Part 1
Whenever I think of the phrase “Jack of all trades,” a few people come in mind, including one Leah Mugure Dittmann, another hardworking Kenyan lady living and working in Germany. Like many of us, Leah came to Germany about 15 years ago in search of a brighter future. Now, she is an enterprenuer with two … More From the runway to the Kitchen :Anything is possible when you believe.
An open mind and a willing heart are the beginning of a great adventure. “The world is full of people who have never, since childhood, met an open doorway with an open mind,” a quote by E.B White perfectly describes the dilemma of many, especially those who dare to venture into foreign grounds. But not … More Leadership is a virtue
So am here seated in a lovely concert hall on a beautiful sarturday evening. A music school was about to showcase what its students have been doing for the past few months. I looked around the hall and watched it slowly fill up with friends and family of the students, each face gleaming with excitement … More A song at dawn: Part 1 and 2
They say you should make lemonade when life gives you lemons. But, Yvonne Uwamahoro wanted more than just lemonade. She made a cocktail! Yvonne, a soft spoken Rwandese living in Germany, is the true definition of beauty and brains. Embedded with courage, she dared to step into an unknown land, baring nothing but hope that … More Life’s Lemonade