Depression Poems - Page 4

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  1. 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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    • Rating 4.47
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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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  3. 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.

  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 4.40
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  6. 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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    I hear you loud and clear, my friend. I'm 40 years old and there is not one living soul who knows the TRUE me, and that's really sad. I have a mother, father, brothers, sisters, husband, and...

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  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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    • Votes 261
    • Rating 4.44
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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. 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 4.47
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  10. 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 4.36
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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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  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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    Life is fickle. So are we. All I could say is never lose hope, dear.

  12. A Mask

    • By Jordyn Alberts
    • Published: July 2013
    People Don't Know Who I Really Am Poem

    I smile, I laugh, I joke around,
    but my feelings no one has ever found.
    They see me every day with a smile on my face,
    but when I get back to this place

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    • Votes 238
    • Rating 4.41
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    This is so relatable. People always think I'm happy all the time; they think I never feel pain and they try to never make me feel pain. The thing is, I already do. Whenever I do feel pain and...

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  13. 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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