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I Will Not Turn My Back On The Abused

I can’t condone what happened

Photo by Jeremy McKnight on Unsplash

I see you sulking in a corner shadow
on an old black and white projector video
you sadly look straight ahead
and don’t make a sound
until I see your shoulders begin to rise and fall
you are sobbing so hard your body shakes
but I cannot comfort you
for I am in another realm
I see the reasons you cry and realize
you cry over your own lies
and the…



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Charlotte Kingsbury- Fink

Charlotte Kingsbury- Fink


Survivor. Poet. Writer. I like to take an eclectic mess of words and string them together on a page.My book-,