Page: Profile: Poetry
||Total Views: 10,109,258
VxPoem ID: 9402
Posted: February 10th. 2005 6:47:31 AM
How can I know?
by Jemma Hawtrey
Age Group: Adult
How can I know?
How can I know, when there was no one.
To show me what exactly is love?
Is it the joy of caresses and kisses
Finding a heart that fits yours like a glove.
How can I know when my family
Act like they are made out of ice
At school I was hurt, bullied and raped
They said, “Sit down & shut up” or “that’s nice”
I finally found me a place that’s for me
Rolling countryside as far as can see
But now my beliefs they are ‘evil & vile’
Just for once, will you please let me be!
I have tried my hardest to be what you want
But I cant be what you want me to be
I can write, I’m a poet, and I’ve found that heart
Can’t you just be proud that I’m me?
But I guess I’m the big disappointment
The type of person ‘your son’ shouldn’t be
Right now this world is far too much
I wonder if, when I am gone, you will see?
© Durin ab Iceni (Jon Marriage) 10/02/05 10:10
Author's Location: Colchester, England
More Poems: Jemma Hawtrey has posted 70 additional poems- View them?
Author's Profile: To learn more about Jemma Hawtrey - Click HERE
Contact Me Via Email...
Email Invites Note: No, I have not opted to receive Pagan Invites! Please don't send me anonymous invites to groups, sales and events.
Disclaimer: The Witches' Voice inc does not verify the accuracy of the details stated in this listing, nor do we vouch for the value of the goods or services presented here... As with all contacts and financial dealings in cyberspace, we encourage you to use caution and wisdom in your dealings with strangers.
Political Statements: Any and all personal political opinions expressed in the public listing sections (including, but not restricted to, personals, events, groups, shops, Wren's Nest, etc.) are solely those of the author(s) and do not reflect the opinion of The Witches' Voice, Inc. TWV is a non-profit, non-partisan educational organization.
State/Country flags created by 3dflags.com and are used with permission
Web Site Content (including: text - graphics - html - look & feel)
Copyright 1997-2014 The Witches' Voice Inc. All rights reserved
Note: Authors & Artists retain the copyright for their work(s) on this website.
Unauthorized reproduction without prior permission is a violation of copyright laws.
Website structure, evolution and php coding by Fritz Jung on a Macintosh G5.
Any and all personal political opinions expressed in the public listing sections (including, but not restricted to, personals, events, groups, shops, Wrenâ€™s Nest, etc.) are solely those of the author(s) and do not reflect the opinion of The Witchesâ€™ Voice, Inc. TWV is a nonprofit, nonpartisan educational organization.
Sponsorship: Visit the Witches' Voice Sponsor Page for info on how you
can help support this Community Resource. Donations ARE Tax Deductible.
The Witches' Voice carries a 501(c)(3) certificate and a Federal Tax ID.
Mail Us: The Witches' Voice Inc., P.O. Box 341018, Tampa, Florida 33694-1018 U.S.A.