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. 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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    I can totally relate. When I was born in 2005, I was abused by my birth mother. All I remember of my father was a smile, a face with ginger colored hair, and then he walked out of my life...

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  2. 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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  3. 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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    When I was 13 my world fell apart. My father started sexually abusing me. It went on till I was 16. Then he started making me go to the basement so he could take naked pictures of me. It went...

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  4. I'm Just 14!!!

    • By Mia L.
    • Published: May 2009
    Abusive Boyfriend Poem

    Midnight has passed again, it's already late
    You tell me come on in, close the gate.
    There's this feeling that beats me up inside,
    and oh gawd, you really made me lose my pride,...

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    I know how you feel, It happens everyday. I'm in love with a boy. Who takes me for granted. He says that he loves me. But hurts me inside.I'm having his baby, that I love so much.
    He touches...

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  5. Dear Step Daddy

    • By Jadackin
    • Published: March 2011
    Letter To Father Who Sexually Abused Me

    I was only 7
    When I first met you
    I thought that you would be great
    But then one night I realized...

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    I can relate. It defines my whole being and my life. My bio-father sexually abused me from before I was 3 years old. I can't remember any of it. Then the sexual abuse must've stopped at...

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  6. 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.

  7. Abused

    • By Ajo
    • Published: May 2009
    Physical Abuse By Brother

    I could be sitting at home,
    Doing nothing at all,
    My brother will come in with an angry look,
    I run to hide,...

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    I know exactly how you all feel. I have two brothers one of them is 12 and the other one is 19. My little brother is always insulting or hitting me but sometimes I can't take it anymore that...

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  8. Laying Here Awake

    do you hear me mom,
    in the room right beside yours.
    the only thing that separates us is dad and the wooden doors.
    he touches me mama, ...

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    I was 7. Raised in a Christian home. My father molested me and my brother every night. My brother killed himself at age 12 because of the pain. I kept holding on but I feel as if parts of me...

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  9. I Am Sorry

    • By Bismuth
    • Published: March 2011

    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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    I was physically and mentally abused from the age of 10 all the way to 17. I tried to tell people what was going on, the beatings, the screaming, and neglect, but no one would listen. After a...

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  10. Trapped In My Head

    • By Justin
    • Published: November 2007
    Male Sexual Abuse

    Trapped in my head,
    trying to escape memories of a life I once had.
    Fear of confronting my worst pain,
    fear of face to face that day I'm sure to go insane....

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    I am a guy who was beaten by my father to "correct" me and have been mentally abused by him I was controlled and was not allowed to do anything, just a year ago I was raped by a person who I...

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