Morning Glory

Laughter and Clean Energy at the Dubai World Trade Center

Built in 1979, Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) occupies such a special place in United Arabs Emirates that it features on the country's 100 dirham note. In early 2021 Anna Chao Pendo, a travel executive from Kenya arrived in one of DWTC's 21 halls for a meeting. She was stunned by…

Thomas Sankara’s Battle for Thought

Lately I have been revisiting the human mind and exploring its immense power. Proverbs 23:7 clearly states that, ‘as a man thinketh in his heart, so is he.’ To put it bluntly, you are what you think. I have also dug into a couple of books about mindset. They include…

The Bitter-Sweet Extra Mile

4.15AM, 9th April 2020. Crazy. I thought as the cold breeze whipped my body. Totally crazy. I had run for only 200 meters on Rhino Stretch but my legs were already out of breath. So I slowed down and started walking. Ten minutes earlier when I locked my gate and…

A Beautiful Breeze for your positive thinking

“Boys, make sure you read this book from cover to cover,” my father told my brother Peter and I as he handed us one of the most powerful books about the mind. It was Napoleon Hill’s ‘Think and Grow Rich.’ Although we were still teenagers he was convinced that the…

Anne's Last Ride on Earth

The first scream was loud and piercing. It caught my attention. My fingers paused typing and remained suspended above my laptop’s keyboard. The second scream was even louder. I shot to my feet, yanked open the door and raced down the stairs. Then I saw my neighbor and good friend…

The Fallen Tree (Season 1 Episode 1)

The fallen tree before me seared my soul. It lay on its side, defeated and helpless. Why had it fallen? I wandered as I walked briskly towards it. Did human hands grab hold of a power saw and cut it down? Unlikely. I thought. It seems to have fallen on…