A poignant and absorbing book of prose and poetry, "He Didn''t Die Easy" details both the world''s suffering and its eternal promise as observed by a journalist during her career.
The reflections in "He Didn''t Die Easy" represent a ten-year journey during which author Mary W. Kimani struggles with the questions arising from the physical and psychological consequences of war as well as the pain, anguish and terror that linger long after. Kimani speaks of how perpetrators of violence and their victims live together under conditions of emotional turmoil, daily anxiety, and utter desperation. Yet, in the face of these seemingly insurmountable obstacles, Kimani''s words echo with optimism and the faith that our world will become a better place.
"He Didn''t Die Easy" is a personal search for hope and meaning in the face of the haunting and overwhelming realities of pain, poverty, violence, war and genocide that the author has seen, experienced, and written about during the course of her life''s work.