Alison Henderson

    Poems by Alison Henderson

  • The Forgotten Victim

    • Published: December 2007
    Husband In Prison

    in Prison Poems

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    A person's comment:

    "That's her there! Her hubby's inside!"
    "How can she stand by him?" a neighbor cried!

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    • Emailed 36
    • Favorited 22
    • Votes 1584
    • Rating 4.54
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    Four months into a 30 month sentence. At times I feel I can't breathe. I miss him so much. He took such very good care of me, and I'm trying so hard on a ssdi check to keep the house and help...

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  • Daddy's Gone

    • Published: December 2007
    How To Tell A Child His Dad Is In Prison Poem

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    How do you sit down and talk to your son
    and tell him that his Daddy has gone?
    It's easier explaining the meaning of death
    and why people die and draw their last breath.

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    • Rating 4.51
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    I lost my parents 26 days apart back in February and March of 2013. I think of them both 5, 10, 50 times a day still. I want them back as well, so I know what you are going through. I feel...

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  • Dear Santa

    • Published: October 2007
    Mom in Prison Poem

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    Me and Mum would always write
    dear Santa Claus a note,
    but this year Mum won't be around
    so this is what I wrote:...

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    • Votes 160
    • Rating 4.47
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    While reading this, it hit me like a ton of bricks. Only 1 difference-since Santa can't bring my husband home, I have asked that he take me to heaven to be with him! Even though distance...

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