I am Home

I am the tree that grows again, after a long period of drought. I am also the birds that are coming back home to it.

Arrival

A snapshot. A stop sign. A flashback. Our life unfolds in these fleeting moments. Clues of who we are becoming, stuck between the window panes hidden between sighs lying under the ashes.   I sit on top a flashing hotel sign. I've been waiting for someone to pick me up all this time.   I …

I am Nothing

I am Nothing. Where "Nothing" isn't derogatory. "Nothing" as the greatest kind of Autonomy. Wholeness. I cannot be contained. I cannot be named. I cannot be forgotten. I am the boundless Unknown.

Focused Thought

How can you cut a paper doll out of a Soul? How can Nature fit in a shopping box? How can you trap a thought? Breath? Sunshine? Motion and Stillness? How can you capture Thunder and harness its powers later? How can you name the Nameless? Through Focused Thought. That's how we collapse in the …

My heart has chosen

The natural state of things is when things are flowing. When something becomes an obstruction to this flow, it can result to feelings of hurt, confusion and hopelessness. The only way to unblock the clog is by being brave enough to admit where you're feeling stuck, in which direction your soul doesn't agree of letting …

The Resurrection, the longing for

I state my claim I scratch the surface, I go deep I scrape the bottom, I'm insatiable. I crave for fragments I feed on chunks, I turn it inside-out. Nothing's left but I want more, I lick the ashes of what once was the core. daena de guzman | 2017

Unicorn thoughts

Maybe I'm just tracing the lines of my comfort zone. Going in circles. I couldn't seem to find my way out. So all I do is go in circles. Trapped in my own carousel. It's already a miracle, though to have finally realized that I am moving but not going anywhere, that I am in …

You are Eternity

Lie still. Stare at the ceiling. Breathe. Notice the sounds pulsing through the walls. Feel the textures enmeshed in a cobweb of scenes, events mini-multiverses of their own. You. are. untouchable. Remember this. This is a slice of eternity. Absorb it like water. Let it take the shape of your own mind. Bring eternity everywhere …