The art of “Letting Go” and “Moving on.”

The art of “Letting Go” and “Moving on.” ——————————–In my past life, I worked with two of my elderly Colleagues who had religiously worked for this Institution for 35 and 36 years, respectively. I’m not sure how many times they may have been awarded gifts and “long service” awards and bonuses. They had worked underContinue reading “The art of “Letting Go” and “Moving on.””

Mistakes are worthwhile Achievements

04/09/2019 – For my kin and Kith. “Even a mistake may turn out to be the one thing necessary to a worthwhile achievement” Henry Ford advised. Henry Ford (July 30, 1863 – April 7, 1947) was an American industrialist and a business magnate, the founder of the Ford Motor Company, and the sponsor of theContinue reading “Mistakes are worthwhile Achievements”

Problems Guaranteed

05/09/2019. AmaFYA. Mapesho. Mapenzi. Amachusho. PROBLEMS in the City. “We can NOT solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them” Albert Einstein advised. Whether it is Corruption in Nigeria or Kenya, Xenophobia (Hatred by Black South African People against other Black Foreign Nationals and ensuing violence against them), National Debt,Continue reading “Problems Guaranteed”

Sites and Sounds of Singapore

I scribbled these personal notes in my Hotel Room at Marina Bay Sands in Singapore in 2015. ——————————– There is Burj Khalifa in Dubai, Sydney Opera House in Australia, Taj Mahal in India, Jeddah Tower in Saudi Arabia, Buckingham Palace in London, Kaaba in Mecca, Leaning Tower of Pisa in Italy, Eiffel Tower in Paris,Continue reading “Sites and Sounds of Singapore”

Perfection is never attainable

06/09/19 – Reflections! “Perfection is never attainable, but if we chase perfection we can attain excellence”. Vince Lombardi said this. So whatever you have been to do for a Long time now. Kwambakofye! Fikalaisova kuntanshi. There will never be a perfect or appropriate or convenient time to start. Start now and by practicing and doingContinue reading “Perfection is never attainable”

Forgiving Oneself

Random Thoughts! It could be the Gold in Mwinilunga, the Xenophobic violence in South Africa, the Mealie Meal Price in Zambia, the Dorian Hurricane Destruction in Bahamas, the Death of Zimbabwean Robert Gabriel Mugabe in Singapore! “The mind moves in the direction of our currently dominant thoughts”! Not Florence but Earl Nightingale advised us. YouContinue reading “Forgiving Oneself”

Climbing the tree with hands in back pockets

You can’t cross the sea merely by standing and staring at the water – Ravindranath Tagore advised. You can’t climb a tree with both hands in your pockets! Like the Biblical Moses, kumapo Inkonto (Moses used the Rod/Walking Stick) as directed by the Almighty God. Just like the Aushi People of Mansa used the ReedContinue reading “Climbing the tree with hands in back pockets”