Abuse Poems by Teens

Poems about Victims of Child Abuse

When a child is a victim of abuse by a member of their family, their world has changed forever. They may have loved their abuser and the abuser has turned the relationship into something sadistic and cruel. The victim of abuse is likely to feel very confused. How can they sort out the feelings of affection that they have for their abuser with the sick and disgusting act that was done to them. Feelings that result from abuse should not be buried away. As painful as it is, victims must talk about their experience and share their pain with others. Finding meaning in suffering is the road to healing.

Need help?

U.S. and Canada, National Child Abuse Hotline: 1-800-4-A-CHILD
International Sexual Assault Resources
U.S. National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-7233
Don't keep it a secret. Tell Someone. Share Your Story!

Poems about Abused Children

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Sold By Mother For Money
  • By Kari
  • Published: January 2009

Shut your mouth and listen to what I have to say,
I'm going to take you back to that one specific day.
I was laying in bed alone while listening to you and him talk on the phone.
You said, "Well if they have the money I don't see why not,...

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Preach on! VERY well said. You took the words out of everyone's mouth

I Trusted You
I Trusted You

I hear the floor creek
Closer and closer toward my bedroom door
I try to stay quiet hiding under the covers
Though I know he will find me...

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Yeah, I've been raped too. I know what you mean when you say falling in love too easy and not loving at all as a result. It's so hard for me to trust anyone too but whatever. It's just a bad...

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Broken Smile

Smartest, hottest, most popular girl
She flashes a smile that would make your vision swirl
Silky brown hair down to her waist
Everyone she meets, she will embrace...

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I was In the same situation (being raped by my stepdad repeatedly) and what hurt me the most is that my mother didn't belive instead she took my stepdad's side. They are still living together...

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Father Daughter Abuse Poem
  • By Jazmine Sturgill
  • Published: November 2013
The First Time

The first time he touched me
I was timid, and wanted to run to my mother
But he told me this was normal
And there was no use in being afraid...

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Hey I just wanted to say to all you people out there who have this problem, I had the same thing going on and I ended up sending him to jail on august 6 2016.
My step dad had molested...

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Poem Of Girl Trying To Tell Mom About Abuse
  • By Kathryn
  • Published: July 2015
Broken Wings

I tried to tell you
Now it's too late
I sit waiting
At heaven's gate

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A very deep poem. I can tell you wrote it from your heart. Thanks for sharing it.

Abused By Dad New Bruises Every Day Poem
  • By Zach
  • Published: August 2008
My Life

surrounded by walls
no where to go
walls are closing in
no more air flow...

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Zach, you are truly a very strong person and what happened to you was no fault of your own but the fault of your abuser. You survived Zach, you made it through! I'm proud of you. Mine is...

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Lost Innocence

This young girl kept from sight
crying into the middle of the night
she fears that others will sense the shame
but was this girl really too blame?...

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Hi. I'd just like to let you know that what happened to you is NOT right. 100%. That is sexual abuse and those people that told you other wise don't know crap. He deserves to be put in jail...

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Poem For Cousin Who Was Raped

You told me that you loved me
And would never break my heart
You said that it was fun
That it wouldn't hurt....

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I can relate to the story , when I was 17 I was molested. This guy gave me alcohol and he was about to penetrate me when I cried and begged him not to take my virginity. This year I got...

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  • By Bismuth
  • Published: March 2011
I Am Sorry

You wanted me to be your little girl
You wanted me to see you as my world
You wanted me to be all I could be
I wanted you to open your eyes and see...

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When I started 4th grade, I met an awesome girl on the bus who was also in my class. We became friends. Soon after we met she told me her mom hits her. I was scared out of my mind. She warned...

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Poem About Mom Not Believing Me
  • By Hayley
  • Published: October 13, 2015
In This House

You told me it was my fault
That I was just a tease
That I begged him to touch me
Got down on my knees

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I know what that's like but you can be one of the first to stop it from happening in your life. If you're 17 you can move out, just go to a court and talk to a judge. You might get granted...

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