Abuse, Creative Writing, Susans Soul, Susans Soul Thoughts

A Letter to the Soldier

I've been taking a class online from OM Magazine named "Healing through Writing" and this was my assignment this week.  **Trigger Warning** if you have been sexually abused as a child because there is mention of the abuse, nothing graphic. Assignment: Think about a photo of someone like your parents, grandparents, or a lover. Sit quietly… Continue reading A Letter to the Soldier

Poetry, Poetry and Prose, Susans Soul, Susans Soul Thoughts

Abuse Poetry – Dreams of Childhood

Tonight, I share some more abuse poetry. My memoir was on hold for over 6 weeks as I could not type very easily with my broken hand in a cast and was relegated to one or two fingers on my iPhone. But now the cast is off and I can continue to work on the… Continue reading Abuse Poetry – Dreams of Childhood

Inner Soul, Poetry, support


 Alone I am alone but not lonely. I gave up on friendship ...in my childhood years. But I still remember the laughter, the frolicking, the silliness, the touching, and the joy. When did it go? Where did I misplace it? Was it when I found frolicking with you led to only emptiness? The pain...is that… Continue reading Alone