Abyan

Poetry by | August 29, 2022

 


Princess “Preng” Arguelles is taking up a BA English (Creative Writing) course in UP Mindanao. She hails from Compostela, Davao de Oro. Abyan comes from the Cebuano root word abay, which means companion. An abyan is a spirit wedged between being a friend and a guardian.

Illustrators: Rosemarie Padillos and Ross Charlotte Gersava