General Poetry posted October 7, 2018


Exceptional
This work has reached the exceptional level
Who are these people (A monologue)

Where are my family?

by jenintorre

Family Free Style Contest Winner 
This man brings me flowers.
He says he's my son
but he can't be
he's much too tall.

He insists that he is.
I'm so confused,
He looks nothing like him
at all.

My son, John is young
and blonde, not grey.
I miss him so much
but he's gone away.

Who is this woman
that smiles at me
and holds my hand
so gently.

She says she's my daughter
and calls me Mum.
I don't know why
these strangers come.

I wish my children
would come instead
and stay for a while
Beside my bed.


Family Free Style
Contest Winner

Recognized
Pays one point and 2 member cents.


Save to Bookcase Promote This Share or Bookmark
Print It View Reviews

You need to login or register to write reviews. It's quick! We only ask four questions to new members.


© Copyright 2019. jenintorre All rights reserved.
jenintorre has granted FanStory.com, its affiliates and its syndicates non-exclusive rights to display this work.