For many, family is just another F word,
for many it’s twisted, convoluted and absurd,
for many they don’t feel loved, wanted, understood or heard,
for many the boundaries are unhealthy and lines of loyalty are blurred,
for many its silent treatment, abuse and safety deferred,
for many it’s been a life of shaken not stirred.
Regardless of what they hoped and preferred,
for many family is just another F word.
For many the ego and all its owners