“Child abuse casts a shadow the length of a lifetime.” – Herbert Ward
“Children are like wet cement. Whatever falls on them, leaves an impression.” – Haim Ginott
“When someone was hitting me, or like sexually molesting me, it just seemed normal to continue to do that to myself.” – Tatum O’Neal
For many of us
Life wasn’t about being loved
Survival’s the game
6 thoughts on “Haiku: Childhood”
Wonderful post today. Very nice job.
I look forward to your future writings!
Enjoy Writing? Writers Wanted
Nice Haiku with dramatic message!
So sad, but hopefully talking and writing about these things will bring them to an end.
Writing is great therapy and time helps. 🙂