Finally…

  I tried it, to prove I could I failed, so I knew it wasn’t mine to have . I tried another, yielding to pressure  I failed as I fell short of success .  I tried what I truly loved And I guess this time was truly meant to be. By Daniella Djiogan

The Road of my Childhood

I woke up with the zeal to exercise – So, I ran I ran beyond the hill facing our house I ran up and down a slope and onto the road of my childhood I ran on the road that appeared nicer than I’d left it I ran into a future where all was mechanized…

He Stares Down at his Callused Palms and Smiles

  Callused palms from tilting the earth Hardened and thickened from weeding un-welcomed asphyxiation Sweat-drops habitats his forehead It’s blistering He sips from a container and pours the rest on his sprouts Agony possesses his being He worries – worry for their survival The sun sets, so he heads back to his hut without hope He returns daily to sustain his routine Weeks ahead, he…

The Road Ahead is Long

By Daniella Djiogan It’s not the end The road ahead is long Far beyond my eyes can see So, I walk with diligence and care Analyzing each step With expression and mind so blank The obstacles ahead don’t feature in my thoughts I walk with my head up high And deal with life as it…

Never Lose Hope

By Daniella Djiogan Nothing is ever lost Not on this earth Same as no secret lies unnoticed for long Not when the sun still shines Image Source: www.littlezebra.com