Depression Poems by Teens - Page 2

11 - 20 of 74

  1. Inside

    • By Annie Porter
    • Published: October 2016
    You Didn't See The Truth In My Eyes

    The lies I tell,
    the truth I cry,
    the secrets I keep,
    they're locked up inside.

    Read Complete Poem

    • Stories 1
    • Shares 206
    • Favorited 20
    • Votes 95
    • Rating 4.40
    Featured Shared Story

    It's a poem that truly tells my story. Some friends of mine still don't notice that I am depressed. While in my classroom, I hide my tears. But when someone notices me, I quickly dry them up....

    Read complete story

  2. Advertisement

  3. I'm The One To Blame

    What Other People Can't See

    I smile and laugh wildly, having fun with my friends.
    They don't know what huge lie I have to pretend.
    To my friends, I'm the funny girl who's so full of life.
    They don't know how many times I'd held a bloody knife.

    Read Complete Poem

    • Stories 1
    • Shares 896
    • Favorited 46
    • Votes 245
    • Rating 4.60
    Featured Shared Story

    They say "be happy." Do you really think I want to be happy? I do, but the cruel people in the world hate me. I try and try and try. But I always just let go. All my friends are so happy...

    Read complete story

  4. No More

    • By Caroline
    • Published: July 2016
    Poem About Not Wanting Depression Anymore

    My eyes are heavy,
    My mind is sore.
    I don't think
    I can take this anymore.

    Read Complete Poem

    • Stories 0
    • Shares 212
    • Favorited 30
    • Votes 104
    • Rating 4.31
    • Poem of the Day
  5. Advertisement

  6. A Feeling

    • By Angelica
    • Published: July 2016
    Poem About Feeling Blank

    Days go by and I'm still blank.
    No expression, no emotion, just numb,
    Numb to the pains and the letdowns of each day.
    I have love, and I am loved, but it's just not enough.

    Read Complete Poem

    • Stories 1
    • Shares 100
    • Favorited 9
    • Votes 43
    • Rating 4.12
    Featured Shared Story

    I know this feeling. Once I turned 11, I couldn't tell what feelings were real and which ones were fake. So when people asked about my feelings, I told them what they wanted to hear. It was a...

    Read complete story

  7. Fear

    • By Katelyn Sherwood
    • Published: May 2016
    Poem About Overcoming Sadness

    Does anyone know the price I've paid?

    The things running through my head never seem to end.
    I want to get out,

    Read Complete Poem

    • Stories 0
    • Shares 324
    • Favorited 19
    • Votes 152
    • Rating 4.31
    • Poem of the Day
  8. Master Of Disguise

    • By Lkglauren
    • Published: May 2016
    Poem About Hiding Depression And Eating Disorders

    She is skillful at deceiving.
    No one even has a clue.
    Her pretty words are weaving
    Throughout the souls of me and you,

    Read Complete Poem

    • Stories 1
    • Shares 240
    • Favorited 21
    • Votes 80
    • Rating 4.50
    Featured Shared Story

    Hey,
    I understand how you feel. It's really sad when people don't notice. Sometimes, I need a hug, but there's no one to give me the hug, so, I hug myself and tell myself it's going to be...

    Read complete story

  9. Advertisement

    Advertisement

  10. The Mask Can't Hide Everything

    • By Zoey
    • Published: March 2016
    Poem About Breaking Free From Depression

    The mask
    Can't hide everything.

    I stand here smiling at you.

    Read Complete Poem

    • Stories 1
    • Shares 58
    • Favorited 14
    • Votes 47
    • Rating 4.21
    Featured Shared Story

    Every morning like one puts on make up I put on the "I'm fine" mask and wear all day. It fools most people. But not yourself. At the end of the day I get to my bed and cry my heart out....

    Read complete story

  11. Chasing Sunsets

    • By Natalie Grace
    • Published: March 2016
    Unknown Struggle With Depression

    Having depression and anxiety is like being thrown into a raging, surging ocean
    When you don't know how to swim.
    Meanwhile, the whole world expects you to keep swimming forward,
    To keep excelling and moving onward in this thing called life.

    Read Complete Poem

    • Stories 3
    • Shares 445
    • Favorited 50
    • Votes 266
    • Rating 4.44
    • Poem of the Day
    Featured Shared Story

    I am 17 years old and have been struggling with depression and anxiety for six years. The people who notice don't care enough to help me get help. I would love just for a day to get a...

    Read complete story

  12. I'm Tired

    Poem About What Suffering From Depression Feels Like

    Analysis of Form and Technique

    I'm tired.
    Tired of the constancy,
    the constancy of judgment.
    Tired of hiding,

    Read Complete Poem

    • Stories 14
    • Shares 5999
    • Favorited 123
    • Votes 661
    • Rating 4.55
    • Poem of the Day
    Featured Shared Story

    I lived in an abusive household for the first nine years of my life. Suffering sexual assault, beatings, starvation, all at the hands of the people who were supposed to protect me. When I was...

    Read complete story

  13. Don't Judge A Girl By What She Lets You See

    The Pain Behind A Smile

    If I told you I was okay, would you believe me or even care?
    Can you see the strong upheld girl who is always happy?
    Or can you see the darkness and sadness that overtakes her?
    When you look into her eyes can you see the pain or the horror?

    Read Complete Poem

    • Stories 1
    • Shares 121
    • Favorited 35
    • Votes 122
    • Rating 4.30
    Featured Shared Story

    I am a 13 year old girl currently. I, I guess you could calk me bipolar. I don't even understand myself. I would like to remain anonymous because I despise attention. I don't have a very good...

    Read complete story

11 - 20 of 74

Back to Top