Understanding Cancer

The laborious whirring of tired life support machines in the ward annoyingly signified the importance of life to us. We had learnt to measure time from the beep of the heart rate monitor and the incessant drip of chemo from a suspended IV bag into the plastic tubing connected to Read more…

How to Swim

Most places I have introduced myself as a swimming instructor, there is always a meek approach by a normally loud extrovert who confides how they have never swum before. Almost always, the individual is not interested in lessons, but rather in a few notes they can cram and try in Read more…

Swimming pool safety

At the entrance to almost all public swimming pools in Kenya, there is always a boldly-written set of commandments with age old instructions for pool-users. The most common among these rules is one freeing the management of any liability in case of injury and another leaving supreme power to the Read more…