Secret Games

Within the shadows
skittering through dreams
a little girl
has to play dead.
Wondering 
if another will come
or 
was her daddy the last one?
Men 
abused 
debased
harmed 
broke her tiny soul
with smiles on their faces
blackness in their souls.
She wished them dead
gone
murdered
sliced apart.
No recourse came her way
dreams 
all she had
to sustain.
These men
secretive of their special club
knew 
should the girl ever escape
death
would become
a thunderous roar
hell
a reality
they would have to face.
 
December 19/18
Photo by Volkan Olmez on Unsplash

Author: Jay-lyn Doerksen

A single hard working mom of a soon to be teenage son. A poet and story teller I have wanted to write since I was a child. This space is where I share stories about myself and my life and the creative poetry that stirs my soul. My hope is you will pull up a chair and a cup of coffee delving into the world that I offer and you find simple enjoyment for a few moments. Welcome to The Wonderful & Wacky World of One Single Mom

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