Abandonment Poems

Family is who we look to when we need help. We expect our parents to raise us, our grandparents to love us, and our brothers and sisters to always be there for us when the chips are down. They are our blood and we depend on that connection. When a family member doesn't live up to our expectations we feel abandoned. When a parent, grandparent or older brother or sister puts their needs in front of our own, we feel abandoned and alone. In such a case, we are likely to feel sad, alone and angry.

Poems about Abandonment and Loss

Poems from children of divorce about feelings of neglect

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Abandoned By Mom Poem, My Feelings To You
By Katarina Alexa Arruda
Behind your shadow,
I stand and fall.
Itís a tough battle,
In which I feel so small.
My feelings toward you,
you might think are dumb.
Sad upset confused,
angry hurt and ..........
Votes: 511,  Rating: 4.67 , 64 Stories
My Dad Abandoned Me Poem, A Lost Promise
By Jacqueline Uvalle
I am not the way I used to be
I am stronger and wiser as you can see;
Remember my words, my father said
As he cradled me up and laid me to bed;
You will someday be a lady with a life of ..........
Votes: 353,  Rating: 4.56 , 18 Stories
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A Grieving Daughter
She told her daughter she hated her and wished she was never born.
She didn't even seem to care that the child's heart was torn.
She blamed child for all of her heartache and pain.
Did she ..........
Votes: 193,  Rating: 4.56 , 9 Stories
Poem About Needing Father's Love, Dad
By Jacqueline M. Smith
All those times I cried for you, you never came
Out of all the sports I played
You never showed up at one game
All of the awards I received
I never heard you clap
You were never ..........
Votes: 196,  Rating: 4.54 , 20 Stories
We're Through
The pain you have made me feel,
The situation, just unreal,
Your supposed to be there for me,
But a mother youíll never be.
The pain is already numb,
But yet the torture isnít ..........
Votes: 57,  Rating: 4.54 , 1 Story
You Weren't There, I Cried, Father
By Brittany M. Boyer
Father today I was born as I look at the faces of all the doctors and Nurses and my mother. You weren't there I cried.

Father today is my first day of the third grade. My grandparents and ..........
Votes: 181,  Rating: 4.5 , 11 Stories
A Stranger You Didn't See
By Christina Lopez

If you saw me on the street
Would you stop and talk to me
Or would you look right past me,
A stranger you didn't see?


I often think of you,
Do you ever think of ..........
Votes: 36,  Rating: 4.5
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Daddy Wasn't There
By Deven T. Smith
You were there when I needed you
to catch me if I'd fall
But daddy didn't love me
he didn't care at all

When I was sick, you cured me
made sure I was ok
but daddy never did ..........
Votes: 364,  Rating: 4.48 , 19 Stories
Daddys Little Girl
By LaKandace Harris
Broken promises and sad goodbyes you left me standing all alone with tears in the well of my eyes.
In the blink of an eye, you turned your back and walked away;
often I wonder if I'm the reason ..........
Votes: 88,  Rating: 4.48 , 7 Stories
Dad, Where Are You Now?
By Vannessa
Since from my first steps,
To the broken promises you've never kept.
From My first dance,
To your last chance.
I've always asked Where are you now?
You leave your first daughter and ..........
Votes: 26,  Rating: 4.46
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