Depression Poems - Page 2

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  1. Taking It Day By Day

    • By Vincent Ramos
    • Published: February 2009

    Each day I live, the pain consumes
    What little sanity I have bloomed,
    Like walking in a cloud of fog
    Falling down, sinking into smog.

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    • Rating 4.52
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    Hi Anamika!
    I'm really sorry that you have to go through the same thing that I've had to struggle with. You're right! It can be very awkward to tell your parents about your depression! The...

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  3. The Daily Battle

    • By Max S.
    • Published: March 2015
    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.

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    • Rating 4.51
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    This is an awesome poem! This is how I feel most days.

  4. Sweet Agony

    • By Mania Jankowski
    • Published: June 2011

    What do you see when you look in my eyes?
    A freak? A nameless being?
    Or maybe simply another face in the endless sea of people
    What do I see when I look at myself in the mirror?...

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    • Stories 10
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    • Favorited 36
    • Votes 450
    • Rating 4.50
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    I've been suffering with depression for a while now. I truly don't know how long as I truly can't remember a starting point for it. People would never guess. Never. I am 14, have a good...

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  6. Tidal Wave

    • By Brian L. Barrett
    • Published: February 1, 2018
    Overwhelming Emotions

    In our darkest nights and our brightest days,
    emotions fill us like tidal waves.

    They can drag us down and pull us in,

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    • Shares 561
    • Favorited 17
    • Votes 141
    • Rating 4.50
  7. The Masks I Wear

    • By Evelyn Barrera
    • Published: March 1, 2018
    The Truth Behind The Mask

    "You're always smiling."
    "You're always laughing."
    "How can you be happy all the time?"

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    • Stories 2
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    • Favorited 15
    • Votes 103
    • Rating 4.49
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    Hi, I’m 13, and I have clinical depression. This poem honestly made me feel like someone finally gets what I go through on a day-to-day basis. I am constantly expected to have this mask. Then...

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  8. The Ending Start

    • By Ethan Wulf
    • Published: March 2009
    Chronically Depressed

    I've written everything I have to say
    But the words, they rot and fall away
    So with a hole in the bottom, I'm stuck in the same boat as before
    And slowly sinking just in sight of shore...

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    • Stories 6
    • Shares 223
    • Favorited 33
    • Votes 334
    • Rating 4.48
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    My name is Madi. I am only 12 years old, and I know how it feels. I am suffering from depression from my father's disappearance and my grandfather's death of being killed in a drive by...

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  10. Do You Know

    • By Michelle Boyd
    • Published: December 2009
    Poem For When A Marriage Falls Apart

    Do you know a life of loneliness and one filled with pain,
    living a life with nothing to gain,
    Surrounded by darkness, overwhelmed with shame.
    A life without peace with no one to blame.

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    • Stories 29
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    • Favorited 131
    • Votes 2170
    • Rating 4.47
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    I feel your pain. I've been married for 5 years. I have two children of my own. I don't have any children with my husband. Recently he has been shouting at me. He is just plain avoiding me....

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  11. Inside Out

    Analysis of Form and Technique

    Outside lives a girl with a smile that will brighten up the room,
    yet inside hides a girl with a frown full of despair.

    Outside lives a girl with eyes of joy that bring you to ease,

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    • Rating 4.46
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    Wow, just wow. That's me exactly. I go through my church doors with a smile always on my face, so much so that the youth group nicknamed me Smiley McGee, and I'm so nice to others. I guess...

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  12. Feeling Blue

    • By Kt
    • Published: July 2015
    Poem Working Through Depression

    I suppose it's hard for some to understand
    This is not the way that I had planned
    I don't know how I've let myself get this way
    And sometimes feel like calling it a day

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    • Rating 4.46
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    This is a really good little fun sized poem the puts the darkness of the topic into a slightly lighter-hearted, almost depressingly whimsical feel. I really enjoyed it. Thank you.

  13. When You Feel Like You Can't Go On

    • By Aliysha
    • Published: July 2013

    When you feel so lonely and can't sleep at night,
    because everything gives you a fright.
    The pain and the sadness takes control,
    and once again you're all alone.

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    • Stories 6
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    This poem describes my life for the past 5 years perfectly. I may not even be a teenager or adult, but these feelings reach me, and many others I know. I try to hide the emotions described in...

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