A Dreamless Child

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    A Dreamless Child

    So scared so confused

    My life has crumbled right before my eyes

    No dreams, no hope, just terror

    Why me the dreamless child

    Why me whose heart always has a wall

    Why am I the dreamless child

    Can someone answer my questions?

    My mom abandons me for some guy

    My father never met me, content with what he's done

    Was I the one who was suppose to endure the

    loneliness and heartache of love

    Why can no one help me the way I help?

    Those people make fun of me pointing out my flaws

    Sometimes I wish I could go to school and learn to be strong.

    Nevertheless, I must be strong enough doing what I am.

    Moving on, it was hard

    Even so, I am still the dreamless child

    Now I feel optimistic

    I'm going to pack my things and say, “ I'm going home”

    To a place where I can dream.

    A place where a dreamless child may wish upon a star.

     

     

     

     

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    RettaJ commented on A Dreamless Child

    06-02-2012

    awwww this was an excellent write, so heart wrenching and pure

    sk8erpoet

    06/04/2012

    Thanks a lot.

    angelchaser commented on A Dreamless Child

    05-31-2012

    This is so sad, I almost started to cry. I wish so badly that I was your father.

    sk8erpoet

    05/31/2012

    Aww. I wish you were too, but life's life, some things just can't be changed.

    A poem begins as a lump in the throat, a sense of wrong, a homesickness, a lovesickness. It finds the thought and the thought finds the words.

    Robert Frost (1875-1963) American Poet.

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