Soothing The Pain I Thought Nonexistent

By Daniella Djiogan A song that gives me healing Brings tears to my eyes A rhythm that speaks to my heart’s beat Solemn in its way Soothing the pain I thought was nonexistent Pushing me to dance to its flow Making me remember the past I left behind And bringing a smile like no other to…

How to be a Good Cheater

In a monogamous relationship and bored? Missing your days of random flings and going with the flow attitude? I’m not proud. I’ve hurt people who loved me by giving myself a treat. Myself, singular, and it did nothing but stab my partner right in the heart. But for you who are thinking about it, these…

Clueless Directions in Life

By Daniella Djiogan Clues; we should have been given that in life Clues; to direct our lives Clues; to avoid pain and suffering Clues; to succeed in due time Clues: to live with purpose Clues; to create our own better tomorrow Clues; to love our destined one Clues; to avoid the harsh road ahead Clues;…

The Wolf Cry

I wiped my tears off my face. Trying hard to breathe normally. Inhale, exhale. Yes, that’s it. Keep doing it until you breathe well again.  My nose stuffed, I was choked by my own tears, and my eyes burned. I could not put myself to sleep. Being vulnerable was something I always preferred to do…

The One Who Duels The Night

By Daniella Djiogan She watches me as I sleep With eyes so dark it blend with the color of night I can’t see her, but I feel her presence Perhaps at the far corner of the room Or on the ceiling above my head . Who knows? Certainly not I . I am not particularly…

Anesthetized at Heart

By Daniella Djiogan No sense of one’s self No feelings towards the (un)avoidable Embracing each day with unchanged expressions Placing no faith on those big dreams Moving with careless steps Immuned to other’s frivolousness Starring quite often at empty space Insensible of other’s disputes Taking each future with content Disinclined to pretend for relationships Oblivious…