Love Means Something to Me

I can hear my own heart beat
from a mile away.
I fear the distance
between myself
and my siblings. 
It grows weaker. 

I yearn to know
what it means to be
an adult. 
Bills, loans; 
they don't mean shit. 

Compassion
Hope
Family

Love means
something to me. 

Amanda Hansen

Amanda B Hansen is a writer & poet who currently resides in Omaha, NE. 
She is a recent graduate of the University of Nebraska at Omaha. She holds a Bachelor's in General Studies. Her certifications include English, Music, & Creative Writing. 

Amanda currently splits her time being a full-time Customer Service Adviser at her local Walgreen's, and being an Editor/Social Media/Writing Contributor for Fine Lines Journal in Omaha.