Things We Miss from Childhood

by Devina 1. Nap Time Where did you go? I don’t remember taking naps after puberty ruined my life. If anything, I remember staying up until morning to study for exams, practicing piano for hours just for the sake of some medal, and reading novels until I fell asleep. Also didn’t help that when I was…

Stuck in 2.0.s

By Devina We sat down for muffins and tea, and my friend said, “Why is everyone getting married and engaged and pregnant?” “One more stamp and we can get a free cinnamon roll. Let’s celebrate,” I said, knowing that saying that wouldn’t cheer her up. I mean, seriously, what would? We are still young, or…

She Smiled At Me Before She Passed

By Daniella Djiogan There’s an old woman who haunts my thoughts I visited her last night in my dream She was sitting on her porch and starring at the stars Her expression was melancholy And her gaze was without life . When I showed up, she didn’t turn my way But she did acknowledge my presence…