Sleeping With Fear

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Non-Fiction  |  House: Booksie Classic
A true story about me and my life in foster care

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Locked Away And Scared

Submitted: June 14, 2012

I laid there motionless and scared, my body aching from her back hand that had hit me hard on my young body. I could smell the urine coming off the white carpet of my bedroom. Every move I make to get up hurts and make me want to cry, but fear of her striking me once again kept me from doing so.

I can see a tall dark shadow standing at the doorway of my room. Why is he standing there? Why won’t he make her stop cursing and yelling? Is this my fault? The figure kept staring down at me, as if he was ashamed of me. The figure being my father didn’t do nothing. Why wont he do anything about this nightmare? Aren’t fathers supposed to protect and love your kids and not let anyone or anything hurt them? Why didn’t mine? Read Chapter


Submitted: March 13, 2016

Cps took me in and i was moved from place to place within my family. Went to Santa Rosa, Minnesota, Sonora, Jamestown, I was moved arou... Read Chapter