Do Kenyans kiss? This was the question posed to a group of about thirty ladies, young and old, from all walks of life on a pretty Saturday afternoon. As you can imagine, the women laughed and threw out various answers:
The first time you ever visit a place will forever remain etched in your mind, because of the different experiences, and more so if the place is another continent. It is very sad that my first time in Europe had to be in autumn, had to be on business, and had to be when I am this big (sic – Kenyanese), I mean age-wise. But all in all I feel lucky, I am lucky to have set foot in the biggest book fair in the whole wide world, The Frankfurt Book Fair. I have to say that I was not disappointed in any sense as soon as I landed. The cold weather, the organized systems and the vast airports were all sort of expected. Did I mention that I remembered my motherland when I heard that we were flying over
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The night is chilly and I knew it would be like this when I was leaving home but there wasn’t any viable alternative to make my kill. I had to dress, as I am dressed.
Ignite Consulting is pleased to announce our calendar of workshops for October and November 2009. We are a company dedicated to igniting human potential for personal and organizational success. All of our workshops are unique experiences for our participants. In addition to world class content, they provide an opportunity to learn, grow and transform. Our workshops are fully catered events held at our Ignite Experience Centre in Ridgeways, Nairobi. Fees include VAT. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to register your participation. You can also call us on 020 2532142/4. Summary of upcoming workshops October 27th: Coaching and Mentoring; How to improve your skills at coaching the people you supervise. http://www.igniteconsulting.co.ke/ignite_calendar/Coaching_and_Mentoring.html October 30th: Discover Your Purpose; Explore and take decisions on the direction of your professional and personal life-path. http://www.igniteconsulting.co.ke/ignite_calendar/discover_your_purpose.html November 6th: Developing and Using Your Personal Network for Success. http://www.igniteconsulting.co.ke/ignite_calendar/Personal_Support_Network_.html November 12-13:
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She is not only a published author of novels and children’s books, a patron of the arts and an actress who’s performed at venues in Kenya and the United Kingdom.
Be sure to not make the story confusing for your reader. It should always be clear when the Point of View Character is switched. If you confuse the reader, chances are your story will be laid down and not finished.