I Am

April 20, 2009
By Girl_In_Blue GOLD, Chanhassen, Minnesota
Girl_In_Blue GOLD, Chanhassen, Minnesota
10 articles 0 photos 2 comments

I am abandoned and alone.
I wonder where they went.
I hear the bus rumbling.
I see the police give me a strange glance.
I want a warm home and a cup of hot chocolate.
I am abandoned and alone.

I pretend I know where I am and what I am.
I feel slimy, poor, dirty.
I touch my baggy clothes.
I worry that I will not eat tonight.
I cry out to them, "Why did you leave me?"
I am abandoned and alone.

I understand that I am unwanted.
I say that that is not true.
I dream that I am back in our house baking cookies and full of love.
I try to walk on.
I hope that this will end.
I am abandoned and alone.

Similar Articles


This article has 1 comment.

BoomBaby GOLD said...
on May. 20 2009 at 6:13 pm
BoomBaby GOLD, Indianapolice, Indiana
15 articles 2 photos 7 comments

Favorite Quote:
oh, what a troubled web we weave when we first practice to deceive

woah, i like your poem. i have a poem simalar, but a little darker. well duces i like your stuff :}-korie

MacMillan Books

Aspiring Writer? Take Our Online Course!