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A Child Without Love
by Nancy D.
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What you are about to read is true , I know this sweet little boy.


My name is Nicholas
I'm eight years old
I'm the youngest of three
Like any child my age I pick on my brother and sister as they do to me
I play with cars, trucks and our computer
I like having fun and playing jokes on everyone
Thats my funny side
When I first started school I was doing very well
My mom would help me with my school work every evening
I like learning something new everyday
Then one day mom got a job
She works second shift
So now dad is home with us
I have no help with my school work
Dad has no time he's always on his computer
He says its for work
So theres no one to help me
My mom has been called to school
The teacher says I'm not moving on as fast as the others
My homework is never done
And of course its all my fault
But no one will listen when I say I need help
The teacher also says I act up in class at times
Hey doesn't every kid have a moment like this
So now I'm labled as a problem child
Now because of all this I'm taken to see a doctor
My mom tells the doctor I'm out of control at home and at school
I don't see it that way
All I really need is a little love and attention from my mom and dad
But when its not there your on your own
Who knows what all mom told this doctor
All I know is I'm taking this awful medicine
The medicine does something to me
I'm not a happy eight year old boy that likes to have fun
I look at people with fear on my face
Very little I have to say
My blue eyes are dazed
I have no smile
I'm loosing weight
But most of all my heart is empty and my mind is blank
Others see this why can't you
If only I got a hug
Or maybe to hear you say "I love you"
Share a little time with me
I would have something to hold onto
Do you know the medicine is killing me slowly
Just the way you want it
It takes the burden off you and dad
And now you think I'm the perfect little boy
But in reality your killing me

Nancy
02/19/2004



 

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Reviewed by alejapoet@aol.com Bennett
THIS IS SO SAD. MY GOD WHAT ARE WE DOING TO THE CHILDREN.
Reviewed by Marguerite Lemoine
This is so true - Save the children
Reviewed by Fr. Kurt Messick
very powerful!
Reviewed by William Bonilla
GREAT WRITE ...NANCY
ENJOYED READING

wILLIAM
Reviewed by Russ Okamura
Your poetry has brought tears. This is a very excellent poem, grabs the reader by the heart. Awesome work.
Reviewed by Regis Auffray
Painfully sad in its truth. Thank you for this offering, Nancy. Love and peace. Regis
Reviewed by The Voice (Reader)
Such a sad truth is written here. The ones suffering the most are the innocent victims of parents who can not see past their own damn noses. God Bless this child and all like him.

The Voice
Reviewed by Dale Clark
This is so sad and the terrible truth.
A child just needs love and attention.
Not some lousy drug. TY for this piece.
Everyone should be aware of this and
maybe some kids will be helped the right
way instead of with a drug.
Reviewed by Debashish Haar (Reader)
This is so painful..great touching write, Nancy!
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
>tears <

Heartwrenching write, Nancy; God be with this little boy!

(((HUGS))) and much love, your friend in Tx., Karen Lynn. :(
Reviewed by Floria Kelderhouse (Reader)
Oh my God...Nancy...did this ever touch my heart...
Poor little guy..some parents think the meds are a
quick fix...all it is fixing is their freedom from
caring for the youngster...thanks for this...floria
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes
Very painful write Nancy!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by Bhuwan Thapaliya
Nancy...such a painful write....such a realistic write...thanks for sharing this...I think atleast some folks will open their eyes...love n luck....BHUWAN
Reviewed by Floreann Cawley
A painful write ..Floreann..God Bless
Reviewed by Ron (sketchman) Axelson
Yes they are killing him, when all he needs is their love like your write tells us.
Why do parents not have time for their children? It's mostly a sin...
Reviewed by Kate Clifford
Parents that can not make time for their children, shouldn't have any. Thanks for the sharing.
Reviewed by E T Waldron
Oh Nancy! This is pure heartbreak. I know a similar story of a friend almost lost her son when he was younger a few years back from ritalin given for (add)? anyway he's off it and fine now, but there was a long period when he was very sick. Parents don't always do what's best for their children, but what's most convenient for them. It's so sad! Great write!

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