Shannon Nicole Poems
A Father Figure...
Usually a father figure would be someone that cares,
Obviously..Mine does not.
He'll visit once a month,
Not even that.
He questions why we'd want to speak to him,
Instead of saying 'I miss you.'
If we cry,
He just look right passed us,
And smile at his new wife and new kids.
A real father figure would look at his children with worry,
And just about dropp everything to know what's on their mind.
A real father figure would smile and tell his kids how proud he is,
Even if all we did was get a B on a homework assignment.
A real father figure would...
The White Room
Stuck inside one of my nightmares
Acid is oozing out of the walls
Of the white room
Seems as though the room is soundproof
That no one will hear when I scream for help
The man that I am so scared of
He's lurking around outside the room
These pictures plastered on the walls inside
Are pictures of the man himself