I smile and laugh wildly, having fun with my friends.
They don't know what huge lie I have to pretend.
To my friends, I'm the funny girl who's so full of life.
They don't know how many times I'd held a bloody knife.
Poems Explaining Depression
Collection of poems and quotes that explain how it feels to struggle with depression.
What Other People Can't See
I smile and laugh wildly, having fun with my friends.Featured Shared Story
They say "be happy." Do you really think I want to be happy? I do, but the cruel people in the world hate me. I try and try and try. But I always just let go. All my friends are so happy...
What do you call it when all you feel is pain?
When your loved ones look at you and all you feel is shame?
When you're tired of living and playing this game?
When you know your life is meaningless and you're the only one to blame?Featured Shared Story
Sadly, nowadays that's how a good bit of the world's population describes how they feel and the thoughts on their emotional state about their life in general. It's sad. It's NOT you it's...
Poem About Depression And Self-Image Issues
It is the darkest, deepest place one can travel to alone,
A solo journey filled with struggles and groans.
Every day is a new battle against the same foe,
But the enemy fights back with psychological blows.Featured Shared Story
This is an awesome poem! This is how I feel most days.
Trying To Explain Depression
It's hard to explain those
the daily struggle,
the daily ride.Featured Shared Story
This poem really catches something in me. I'm 17 and have struggled with depression since I was around 12. Diagnosed when I was 15 and hospitalized twice for trying to end my life. Depression...
Unknown Struggle With Depression
Having depression and anxiety is like being thrown into a raging, surging ocean,
When you don't know how to swim.
Meanwhile, the whole world expects you to keep swimming forward,
To keep excelling and moving onward in this thing called life.Featured Shared Story
I am 17 year old and have been struggling with depression and anxiety for six years. The people who notice don't care enough to help me get help. I would love just for a day to get a...
It's like a plague that never goes away,
Or an animal and its prey.
And waits...Featured Shared Story
Yes .very true..and other people think that you're weak minded..its been 2 years since my divorce. I was with my wife over 16 years ..I gave everything for her and my kids..but she said...
Poem About The Hate And Pain Of Depression
The burning hate,
so severe, everlasting,
the hate you take every day,
that you absorb,Featured Shared Story
I am very touched by this poem . I have favored it and I will show it to others if asked about depression. Thank you!