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Monday’s Excursions & Tuesday Blues

02 Dec

Monday has never been my best day of the week, that is only because i think in the original scheme of things Monday was part of the weekend but because ’em employers were looking for a way for us to put in more hours they just had to cut our weekend short… It a Conspiracy it tell you!!!!

Any way, World AIDS Day Monday was a bit different, I attended the No Excuses Dance off at KPC and it totally rock. Man those kids rocked. The whole thing was to get different dance teams to come and dance it out in a competiton and as the show was going on the MC’s would tell the audience (which was in the age bracket of 15-25 mainly) about the new HIV stats, about the stigma, and also about taking a stand.

I didn’t stay for the whole show (another story altogether), but I was around for the first part. In the first part the 2 groups would get bounced: they would be judged on synchrony, creativity, costume, and crowd reaction. The curtain raisers were Kid Power from one of the Watoto villages… They danced to that song that was the last on in Honey (:-) Sorry don’t know the title) To say the least they had our vote till we learnt that they are not part of the competition.

My next highlight was Sword, a group that hailed from KPC at North, Jeez !!! Number one they came on stage with Orange Pumpkin looking masks, Black outfits and gloves. Yah I know a bit creepy! They must have danced for 2 minutes tops and then they walked off stage, leaving the rest of us gaping and saying we want more!!!!! Yup and they got the most applause. Am not yet sure who won the competition but I will be informing you as soon as i find out.

So it’s Tuesday morning and i’ve got the remnant of a migraine roaming around in the left half of my head. I have 3 meetings today, am trying to decide which I should chop and which should have priority. My body feels like that of the Princess in the Princess and the Pea, I’m in desperate need of a massage and i keep getting the same message from MTN 4 times!!

i feel like just stealing away in a corner, reading my Tracie Peterson, ear phones plugged in and shutting out the rest of the world.

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Posted by on December 2, 2008 in Life

 

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9 responses to “Monday’s Excursions & Tuesday Blues

  1. The Emrys

    December 2, 2008 at 5:55 am

    1. how come we never hear of them shows at kpc

    2.mondays suck…totally

    3. i gats mad massage skills 😀

    4.girl, this template gats to……

    5. *in a bossish tone* you have to attend all them meetings

    6. do i gat these green boots??!!

     
  2. jasmine

    December 2, 2008 at 6:09 am

    so how come i missed that KPC show? i love Dance! must have been cool.

    Migraine, take aspirin immediately (if you are not allergic to it).

    i hate mondays! you have to be the only person i know that likes monday. Tuesdays are always better because Monday’s gone and done with! I’m so psyched today…why? coz i survived the monday!

    sorry about the meetings. goodluck with those. (red bull gives you wings but shhh don’t tell. tho i’d stay away from it with the migraine and all…)

    last week i was right smuck in the middle of nasty migraines so, POLE MSCHANA…i don’t envy how u feel.

     
  3. normzo

    December 2, 2008 at 6:55 am

    Monday….i have gotten used to it now, i dont idn it..

    Kpc…i now know what all that Human traffic was up to…

     
  4. therisingpage

    December 2, 2008 at 7:11 am

    @Emrys: Mad massage skills….

    @ Jas: The show rocked unfortunately i’ve just learned that the group i love never made it to finals, Migraine faded off.

    @Normzo: HUman Traffic? Did you pass by?

     
  5. Ntwatwa Joel Benjamin

    December 2, 2008 at 8:33 am

    Okay…the Sword…..!

     
  6. the antipop

    December 2, 2008 at 9:21 am

    yea. i had to send messages to some of ouyr clients this morning, so imagine my dismay when they kept calling to tell me they were tired of recieving the same message over and over! sucks i tell you. Tuesday blues? thats gotta be a first

     
  7. lulu

    December 2, 2008 at 9:34 am

    i saw the vip invite at work, wanted to go but somehow dint… eeeh mama anything to do with dance i like, i so missed..

     
  8. Emi's

    December 3, 2008 at 2:57 am

    Same my side am yet to enjoy a Monday. Is sword on You tube?

     

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