- Oct 18, 2019
- 3 min
"Every Man Is Lame In His Own Way"
The line is from the stageplay "Lwanda Magere" by Okoiti Omtatah. He's an award-winning Kenyan playwright. After reading this play, I understood why. Be forew The best part of the play for me is the last chapter, titled "Reaping" In it, we see the hero venture into battle, aware that the time to "join his ancestors" has come. Going above and beyond the call of duty, he remains on the battlefield after their victory. He wants to give his fallen comrades a decent burial. This i