Architecture Kenya Nairobi Urbanism

In Conversation: Henry Musangi, Architect (Part Two)

I am blessed enough to have a few people in my life that I consider good mentors. Funny thing, though: they are not actually aware that I consider them mentors. In his New York Times Op-Ed piece, The Myth of Quality Time, Frank Bruni talks about the importance of the unscripted moments we may choose …

Architecture Kenya Nairobi Urbanism

In Conversation: Henry Musangi, Architect (Part One)

Henry Musangi is a busy man. Even on weekends. That this Western-educated Kenyan architect was able to find time to have a conversation of this sort was somewhat of a miracle. Well, that and the fact that the beginning of the year tends to be a less busy time for most businesses, affording me an …

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For Love of Country

This one is taken from the archives. I wrote this in 2012. I still feel the same. Also, September needed a blog post.Enjoy. I see you through the eyes of others Whose written words are clear images Of places I have yet to visit And smells and sights and sounds I have yet to encounter …