Depression Poems - Page 3

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  1. 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 4.49
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    Hello. I am Stella. I am 10. I live in Chicago and I have depression too. I know what it feels like. You are so strong and so brave to wake up every day even knowing that you are depressed. I...

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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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    • Rating 4.46
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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. 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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    • Rating 4.41
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  6. Darkness

    • By Cassie
    • Published: June 2007

    It's like a plague that never goes away,
    Or an animal and its prey.
    It waits...
    And waits...

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    • Rating 4.22
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    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...

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  7. 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 4.44
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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.

  8. Curl Up And Die

    • By Terri
    • Published: February 2008
    Feeling Depressed Poem

    my pain runs so deep I feel like it is inside of me
    running through my veins
    carving me up as it goes
    I don't want to feel like this...

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    • Rating 4.35
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    Hi, my name was Tessa. It's two years later, and I'm doing a lot better. I'm transgender - hence the name change - and have been diagnosed with Autism and OCD. Things have significantly...

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  10. Together

    Poem About Staying Strong

    So--this is where we are.
    After coming so far,
    This is what it's come to.
    After all we've been through,

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    • Rating 4.35
  11. Life As I See It

    Depression Poem About Life

    Life is a bitter sweet pill
    I am forced to take against my will
    Everyone trying to pull me
    Back into so called reality...

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    • Rating 4.40
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    Life is fickle. So are we. All I could say is never lose hope, dear.

  12. 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.

  13. The Feeling Of Emptiness

    • By Janieta Lister
    • Published: October 2013

    I look into a broken mirror,
    I seek to see why I am still living.
    when I look around all I can see,
    is darkness and pain......

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    It's beautiful. I hope things have gotten better for you. I know what feeling empty is like...

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