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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    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. Tidal Wave

    • By Brian L. Barrett
    • Published: February 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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    • Rating 4.51
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  6. The Masks I Wear

    • By Evelyn Barrera
    • Published: March 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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    • Rating 4.50
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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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  7. 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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    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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  8. You Are My Victim

    He traps me like a prisoner.
    Never lets me see the light.
    Never lets me go.
    He keeps me up at night.

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    I can relate to this poem. I hate every second of my life because I stay in this house and am used. Please, if you are reading this, stop and pray for my soul.

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  10. 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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    • 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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  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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    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. 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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    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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  13. Demons Inside

    • By Aimee Jones
    • Published: March 2017
    Trying To Explain Depression

    It's hard to explain those
    demons inside,
    the daily struggle,
    the daily ride.

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    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...

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