A Narrative Poem on Selective Mutism

A demon shut her mouth; she was afraid to speak.

She didn’t realize she couldn’t because a demon shut

her up. She cried her eyes out. Growled like a dog and

clenched her fist,

because she could not get her words out. She hated

…


I vowed to get in the ring, wanted to be the people’s

champ, you know what I mean. I’ll fight for my

dreams; I had a little fight in me.

Internal pain motivated me, trained hard as I could six days a week.

I refused to be beaten, banged on…


A poem of how a young teen was swindled by those he trusted.

They took their best shot at me! Wished to leave me exhausted. It disheartened me when I thought they cared for me, but truly their plan was to sabotage me. I was left empty-handed, and I was…


Altruism

Living in a challenging world can sometimes cause others to feel forgotten. I believe showing random acts of kindness can bring happiness and joy. I think that if you do something beautiful for someone, a relative, or non-relative, there are benefits to showing kindness. Small things can make a…


A narrative poem of a former Police Officer who reviles the tragedy she experienced while working as a police officer…

The first day I made an impression; then came

interrogation. Millions of questions from more than

one race. I was the victim of separation and hate; it is

true —…


A poem to my father

Father God as I pray to you and pour out my heart on this tablet. Please hear the cry of your child. I know you can hear my heart beat because you shaped me and chose me. Father help me do you remember me. I’ve…


The story of a young woman who conquered Selective Mutism

In this memoir, the author shares a story on how she developed, selective mutism due to childhood trauma, and mental illness. She does this uniquely and creatively which she captures the readers’ attention with a thought-provoking hook. Each poem tells…

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