Kim Hooten

Rookie (October 11,1988 / West Allis, Wisconsin)

To My 'Loving' Parents... - Poem by Kim Hooten

I’m sorry you don’t love me,
I’m sorry you don’t care.
I tried so hard to please you,
But you were never there.
All I did, I did for you,
I tried to make you proud.
But now, I feel I’d be better off,
Covered in a shroud.
If I cried, you didn’t care,
When I bled, you jeered.
I can find no help from you,
It’s as I always feared.
So lead on your precious lives,
Enjoy your disappointment.
I’ll survive without you somehow,
I’m sorry I’m not heaven sent.


Comments about To My 'Loving' Parents... by Kim Hooten

  • (6/28/2009 3:38:00 PM)

    i cant tell you how much i agree with this poem. sometimes i can barely stop myself from standing before them and screaming 'NOTICE ME'.

    Becky
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  • (4/19/2006 5:50:00 PM)

    Hmmmm....I SO feel like this poem (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, January 13, 2005

Poem Edited: Thursday, August 31, 2006


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