Inner Child

eats away at our

We fear
being honest
with those who
surround us

might lie,
& steal from us. 

We long for friendships
that blossom
We are given
broken promises
and cold hugs. 

My inner child
still cries at night. 

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.