Until it affects someone we love,
We don't even know it's there.
It's really not our problem,
So why should we care....
Depression Poems - Page 2
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Until it affects someone we love,Featured Shared Story
As I read this poem, I hurt with you. I feel the pain and still do that you do and could only imagine what your mother must of be going through to help you deal with it and trying to...
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?...Featured Shared Story
This poem also basically described me exactly where I am right now. And your comment described how my life is. I don't understand how I feel like this. I hate it when people tell me I'm fine...
Trying To Explain Depression
It's hard to explain those
the daily struggle,
the daily ride.Featured Shared Story
I can understand the pain. It's very hard to bear. I loved reading this poem. I feel like I am not alone. There are people who understand, whether they are near by place or by heart. Keep it...
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...Featured Shared Story
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...
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 dayFeatured Shared Story
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.
Poem Wondering Where Smiles And Laughter Have Gone
What ever happened to all your smiles?
Are they hidden under the coversFeatured Shared Story
I loved this poem so much. I have a friend who I love dearly but has been struggling with her depression and suicidal ways. She is in the hospital right now and this poem really touched me. I...
The Truth Behind The Mask
"You're always smiling."
"You're always laughing."
"How can you be happy all the time?"
Featured Shared Story
This poem is beautiful. It paints a clear picture of our life today - where one must always wear a smile, even in difficulties. Good job.
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,Featured Shared Story
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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