Little Angel Child

Little Angel Child

She smiles to show the world her heart,

broken, joy just torn apart.

The frightened girl, who’s wandering through,

with wounded secrets etched in blue!

The fractured little angel child,

withered by life’s scars, not mild!

A dream she’s held has not come true,

her fairytales of love she knew.

The essence of her pain inside,

elixirs of her troubled mind.

Her clamber gropes but never finds,

her rhapsody of pantomimes.

The frightened little angel child,

her manuscripts of passions wild.

The smile is fading on her face,

another heartache she’ll embrace.

The scattered fragments of her soul,

resides in worlds she’s come to know.

Her scenes that capture life’s cruel side,

her buried dreams with gods collide.

A song.

( copyright © November 2010)

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tnderhrt23 6 years ago

Heart and gut-wrenching piece, your rhythm and flow are awesome. Powerful poem!

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Nicky Bantham 6 years ago Author

I thank you!!Bows graciously:-) I hope your day is filled with expectation and surprise!!

Have you had any books published?

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leni sands 6 years ago from UK

Very emotive poem. Excellent use of rhyme & rhythm.

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tnderhrt23 6 years ago

Nicky, No, I only have one published poem. But who knows what the future holds? Maybe one day...

Liz 6 years ago

Wow Nicky. Wonderful and moving, reminds me of the song "Pal of my cradle days" Sooo emotional. Lovely writing. Keep it up. x

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Nicky Bantham 6 years ago Author

Wow Liz!You've really made me emotional with your comments. Thank you so much!It's so good to see you in here!Welcome to Hubpages!!I hope you enjoy the hubs and that you'll honour us with your story,which is equally incredible!!??How's Istanbul?Ireland is frozen!!!!

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Nicky Bantham 6 years ago Author

Thank you for taking the time to read my hub, Leni Sands. So sorry I've not commented before.I am really grateful for encouragement from professional writers like yourself.

dave forde 5 years ago

nicky hi

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