Mercy ROCKS my world.
( This short observation was written by my dynamic, amazing, talented pen-pal, Mercy Adhiambo. She sends me her personal journals with several remarkable stories about her adventures in journalism, life, love, and insights about Kenya. I particularly appreciated and loved this one! She was about 20 years old when she wrote it.)
Cecil, The Lion/ Independent UK
–Have you heard the news?
“Joy is the infallible sign of the presence of God.” ― Pierre Teilhard de Chardin
I’m waving to the Conductor.
–Note: click pink words to watch clips, dears!
1. Lush Lemon Tea Cakes. I made these semi-homemade cakes for a recent shower & the chicks went goo-goo-gaa-gaa for them. Seriously.
Lush Lemon Tea Cakes
2. These black boots I purchased from a second hand store for only 6 dollars. I just adore a deal, don’t you?
~~~~My Kenyan pen-pal, Mercy, sends me her writings and
journals. She is now a journalist in Nairobi. I believe God has Great plans for her
future. Anyhow, here is one of her stories. I love her words profusely and entirely. Especially stories about women’s issues. Thanks,
dear. I love you more than 13 Bengal tigers sunbathing in the gold and sapphire of
–Mercy was put through journalism school by my good friend Deb S. I loOove both of you!
—I love this funky idea from One Of My Favorite Bloggers
so I shall steal it from her. Well, not really steal it, but incorporate
her format into my blog post today.
What I’d like my readers to do
is ask me a question.
1. I’m addicted to all types of black shirts,
tank tops, blouses. I buy one every time
I go shopping. My friends exclaim, “Whaaaat?
Another black shirt? Reeeeally?”