Teddy Kimathi

Teddy is a Kenyan writer who writes whatever the muses whisper to him. You can find his book, “The Milky Way In Words” in Booktango.

Stories by Teddy Kimathi

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Illustrated by Cait Maloney

My wife of three years left me when she realized she couldn’t stop me from smoking. She hated the smoke that came out of the cigarettes. Over and over she reminded me that cigarette smoke reminded her of her abusive father, and abused mother, but my ears were shut to her pleas. “Too much cigarette smoke …