Sidona was born and raised in Eritrea, Horn of Africa. She writes Psychology, Philosophy and Theology based essays mostly in Tigrigna, her mother tongue. Sidona writes in a free verse, following a stream-of-consciousness style. She is deemed controversial by some and she believes she can be brutally honest about her views. This form of writing in a less known language has made helped her gain some fans and some fierce opponents. She is a proud Eritrean and envisions the revival of Tigrigna as a language in the near future.