Depression Poems - Page 3

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  1. I Hide

    • By Nikki A. Bruley
    • Published: May 2017
    Feeling Worthless

    Due to my twisted sense of pride
    Having no one in which to confide
    Taught to never show the tears I've cried
    Many times wishing I had died

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    Thank you. This poem just talks about me in one way or another. I just love it.

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  3. 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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    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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  4. Eternally Alone

    • By Joshua Lawson
    • Published: September 2008

    where can I go?
    how can I begin.
    At 20 I'm still depressed
    I tried taking my life at ten...

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    • Rating 4.45
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    Hi. I'm 10 (don't judge), and I have depression. I know how you feel. I have friends, and I literally feel like I’m wearing a mask to cover up my emotions. I’m a Christian and I tried to kill...

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  6. Teardrops

    The hurt in my eyes is all that has to be said
    Sometimes I know I'm better off dead
    The pain is the only thing I can feel
    Knowing it's the one thing that's real...

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    This is so deep. I felt this in another level. I have the same exact feelings sometimes.

  7. Dearest Dear

    • By Ivy
    • Published: May 2015
    Poem Wondering Where Smiles And Laughter Have Gone

    Dearest Dear,

    What ever happened to all your smiles?
    Are they hidden under the covers

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    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...

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  8. My Closest Friend

    • By Alicia Sanders
    • Published: March 2008

    My Closest Friend

    The emptiness now becomes my closest friend,
    To live each day as it passes just as lonely as the last,...

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  10. 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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    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.

  11. Dancing In The Rain

    Poem About Seeking Help For Depression

    You've had those feelings... you wish your life was done.
    You're broken, defeated, and overcome.
    Each day more challenging than the last.
    Moments of weakness...emotions consistently masked.

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    Beautiful. Starting with pessimistic feelings, ending optimistically. True.
    Friends can change our lives for the better. Life is not to suffer, but to enjoy. How Is left to us to...

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  12. Lost And Found

    • By Nicola
    • Published: April 2018
    A Family Coping With Depression

    Lost - a mother depended on for everything
    Found - a father who helped make us more decisive

    Lost - a mother quick witted and kind

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  13. Changed Because Of Depression

    • By Debbie Brown
    • Published: February 2008

    Where is that cheerful girl I used to know?
    I look in the mirror and it's like I don't even recognize myself.

    I look so down and tired, I don't see that girl who was so happy so long ago....

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