Abuse Poems - Page 3

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  1. I Count The Seconds

    Poem About Wanting To Be Rid Of Pain

    I count the seconds
    As the time comes near.
    I know as I wait
    That pain will be here.

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  2. Battered Woman

    • By Edelwina Asinas
    • Published: April 2009

    Battered woman
    When you going to learn?
    He doesn't love you.
    You're on your own.

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    I am so glad that this poem has touched your heart. This was my life, but I wanted to reach out to the ones who are living my nightmare, hopefully they will be able to take their lives back...

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  3. My Childhood And The Lies Of Love

    • By Innocence
    • Published: December 2007
    Childhood Abuse

    A woman is phoning the police
    She's been punched, kicked
    Spat upon,
    Something inside snapped,

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  4. My Father

    • By Caro
    • Published: March 2008
    Poem About Feeling Love Towards Abusive Father

    He flipped the Sunday pancakes
    And let me lick the spoon

    He bought home store doughnuts

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  5. Be Silent

    • By Daija M
    • Published: July 2015
    Sexual Abuse Victims

    I hear the doors creak.
    I close my eyes fast,
    Pretending to be asleep.
    Maybe he'll go.

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  6. I Was Just A Baby

    The road I have been down is really scary,
    I'm making it... barely.
    I stay so ashamed of my life because of it's past,
    the memories are still here and I want them gone fast....

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    I feel sorry for you, words are not enough to express how much I appreciated your poem coz it was driven from life. I don't know what do you feel right now but I just wish for you to continue...

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  7. Black And Blue

    • By J.D
    • Published: April 2011

    Sitting alone under the night sky so black,
    Nobody knows what she's holding back,
    Pulling her sleeves past the black and blue,
    Once these bruises fade they'll come back anew....

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    That poem very much ought to be published. Very heart wrenching. I am 53 yrs old. A man from a very abusive father. But I have 2 daughters and never ever laid a hand on either of them. ...

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  8. Surviving You

    • By Rebecca
    • Published: October 2009

    Tell me what I did to make you treat me so cheaply,
    What did I do to make you so angry and make you beat me,
    You could see I was broken up inside and you just threw me around,
    You left me lying dazed on the ground,...

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    I was also abused and raped from 10-14. I got out to another home and was raped again. I tried to tell, but no one believed me, so I just kept quiet. I'm now 52. It still haunts me. my niece...

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  9. While I Was Bleeding

    Don't Stay In An Abusive Relationship

    Where do I begin to explain the beating?
    You watched as I sat there bleeding,
    You never cared about my feeling.
    My hurt had no healing. ...

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    I was abused sexually by an older cousin. He'd put a pillow over my face, tell me to take my nickers off, and then inflict pain on my private areas. He told me he'd kill my brothers, mam, and...

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  10. Listen

    Don't Give Up Hope Get Help

    There is a reflection of pain in her eyes, as she fights back tears.
    Trying to figure out why she has put up with it all of these years.
    Innocence gone.
    Just taken away. ...

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    This brought tears to my eyes. I went through something like this a few years ago. But this certainty touched me.

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