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.

Poems about Abused Children

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  1. You...

    An Abusive Relationship That Caused Depression

    Your words to me are weakness.
    They slay me to the ground.
    Sometimes you make me feel lost,
    Though I'm wishing I were found.

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  2. Once Upon A Nightmare

    SMACK!
    PLOP!
    SMACK!

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  3. I'm Left Silent

    • By Grecia
    • Published: March 2017
    Abuser Taking Away My Voice

    I'm left silent,
    I'm left in pain.
    You are so violent
    and completely insane.

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    My name is Lexi. I have been beaten and abused in every day from my mother. I was molested by a 21-year-old who was a super, super senior when I was a sophomore in high school. When I met...

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  4. Self Portrait

    • By Alisin
    • Published: April 2017
    Molested By Best Friend's Brother

    I will now tell you a sad little tale
    About a young girl, so fragile and frail.
    A mere five years old was this little girl,
    With big blue eyes and a golden blonde curl.

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  5. Of Monster And Man

    I can never go to sleep.
    He will always be waiting for me.
    I tell him to go away, but he never does.
    His face looks like the face of a monster.

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  6. Truth

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

    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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    My name is not actually Kaitlynn, but here is my story. One day when I was 4-5, my mom went to the store. My aunt was babysitting me, and my mom came home really mad. She thanked my aunt,...

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  7. I Trusted You

    • By Jessica
    • Published: July 2009
    Can No Longer Trust

    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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    This poem hit right home for me. I was raped since I was 6 years old. I only left home 10 months ago. I sometimes wake up screaming, wishing I could just die to take away the pain inside. I...

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  8. 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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    This is an amazing story... I haven't exactly been abused in this way, but in the way I was, I can still remember the trauma sometimes. And the sorrow, thinking that everyone I ever met would...

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  9. Broken Wings

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

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

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    I was very touched by your poem. Thank you for sharing. It reminds me of all the things I've been through and of some of the things my friends have been through. I'm sorry to hear about your...

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  10. My Life

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

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

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    I can relate to most subjects the poems are written about. I've been in all the situations and understand and share the pain.

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