Surviving my biggest rejection in life (this was haaaard)

That was it. I was done. I did not expect that to happen at all. But, you know how life is. I remember calling my best friend at the time using the nearest “Simu ya Jamii” (some form of public phones you’d use at a fee). “My life is...

This Thing Called Copywriting

Copywriters get paid hundreds or thousands of dollars to write, even if they’ll write in bad English. Ever read from copywriters? Doesn’t it just feel like these guys are speaking straight into your soul? And yes, they’re notorious for breaking the...

The evolution of my training

In 2011, after making my first online withdrawal $330, I decided I’ll make this online light shine bright to me and other Kenyans. I’d just scored enough clients to earn me $600+ in my second month of online work, so I quickly quit my Sh. 15k per month job...

How I Started Training People Online

Back in 2011 I discovered a goldmine in form of freelance writing. There are two possible things that may happen when you discover a goldmine: 1. You may keep it to yourself, mine all the gold and become rich, wrongly assuming you’d be able to mine all the gold....

8 mistakes I see freelance writers making everyday

Remember the day you received your first dollar online as an article writer? What a joy it felt! I never forget my very first withdrawal of $330 back in May 2011. Minus fees, I got around KSh. 27,000 for this. Wueh! This was unimaginable since the highest I’d...

How I started blogging

I started as a freelance writer but I always wondered where my articles were going to. I searched for them and was wowed to see what they were doing in other people’s blogs.    I read lots of articles on blogging for a while. Some of the best used to be from my...