Blinded Silence

What happens when your own father emotionally abuses you? That’s something youth poet Alexis Zuniga has been struggling to answer for most of her life. In this heartfelt poem from The kNOw, she explores feelings of abandonment, mistrust and betrayal. “I needed you,” she writes. “A daughter needs her father.” Read the full poem on The kNOw’s Instagram.

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