Posts tagged ‘Depression’

October 21, 2017

-20.10.17_14:14-

by dokurtybitz

Knife, rope or pill,
The ways my disease

read more »

Advertisements
October 17, 2017

Poison Ivy

by dharkanein

Beautiful is the pain

I go through everyday

Turning me into a beautiful butterfly

From the cocoon I’ve been.

read more »

September 23, 2017

The Hard Way

by Angela Umphers Rueger

Another school year has begun. It follows days and weeks of fun,
But not for me.

read more »

August 20, 2017

-17.08.17_15:07-

by dokurtybitz

It whispers it’s lies
An incessant barrage

read more »

August 20, 2017

-17.08.17_14:40-

by dokurtybitz

I wallow and force myself
To go on

read more »

August 20, 2017

-13.08.17_21:09-

by dokurtybitz

Unexpected news
Without a direct connection

read more »

August 20, 2017

-09.08.17_09:14-

by dokurtybitz

I tug my hair
Wanting it to be

read more »

July 23, 2017

-19.07.18_23:16-

by dokurtybitz

Fade away
Disappear,

read more »

July 3, 2017

THE BLACK HOLE

by idlebrain

 

It’s a black hole.

Inconspicuous,

yet there.

pulling you in

away from the Universe,

weighing you down

into a spiraling emptiness,

read more »

July 1, 2017

Despair.

by Tanya

Sitting like a rock,
Not symbolic of thy power
But a being
In despair..

Lows and highs
Of life, for all:
A factoid
But not for me anymore..

read more »

June 29, 2017

-29.06.17_16:09-

by dokurtybitz

20.06.17_16.09

read more »

June 26, 2017

BIRTHDAY WISH 1996

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

I don’t remember

any of my other

47 birthday wishes

but this year’s wish is different

 

I will always remember

my birthday wish for 1996

read more »

June 18, 2017

How?

by markfahmy

how

How can you give up on the only self..
that never gave up on you?

How can you put a full stop to a story..
that involves other people too?

read more »

June 17, 2017

The tunnnel

by Harry

She entered a tunnel

dark and straight

the light at the end

was a long way  off

read more »

June 16, 2017

All That is Left

by braveandrecklessblog

achingly

sadness

feels like

drifting

like

falling

like 

read more »

May 31, 2017

Tonight

by markfahmy

tonight

 

Tonight,
let gravity
bring me down

Tonight,
leave my soul
to drown

read more »

May 30, 2017

Love

by Nick Anthony

To think, you’re finally here with me!
After years of relentless, flirtatious banter,
Sometimes as playful as puppies, we were:
Other times more serious than a snake bite–
Always fruitless my affections were.

Unattainably distant, you seemed to me.
A hazy speck just beyond the horizon,
Across the ocean of my life.
And I, stranded on my little island,
Couldn’t possibly build a smoke signal
Tall enough to alert your look-out.

read more »

May 17, 2017

-15.05.17_16:57-

by dokurtybitz

Distant but here
I hear the happy sounds

read more »

May 3, 2017

this time

by markfahmy

thistime

this time
I won’t let
your soul fall
into the sadness
you feed

this time
I won’t let you
hurt yourself
as I watch
you bleed

read more »

May 2, 2017

-30.04.17_20:36-

by dokurtybitz

Malaise,
Climate of the time

read more »

April 26, 2017

-26.04.17_10:04-

by dokurtybitz

Light leaks in
Small, bright white glow

read more »

April 22, 2017

Origami

by braveandrecklessblog

I cannot

Be broken

Twice

But life is

Doing its damn best

read more »

April 21, 2017

-21.04.17_15:32-

by dokurtybitz

I still feel the depression,
Even though today

read more »

April 19, 2017

Brilliant Madness (revisited)

by braveandrecklessblog

I live in a state

Of brilliant madness

I teeter on the apex

Of a jagged mountain

Balanced atop a skateboard

Precarious

read more »

April 3, 2017

I Am the Sorrow

by braveandrecklessblog

Some days I do not just feel sorrow

Some days I am the sorrow

I am the grey sky

That threatens spitting snow

I am the heaviness in your limbs

Your shuffling gait

Reluctant to get

Where you are expected

read more »

April 2, 2017

Encroaching Darkness

by braveandrecklessblog

darkness

is washing

over me

like

spilled

black ink

viscous

puddles

read more »

April 1, 2017

Bittersweet

by braveandrecklessblog

life offers me

bittersweet herbs

i place them

on my tongue

wake my taste buds

 

read more »

March 30, 2017

-29.03.17_23:26-

by dokurtybitz

The hot water,
Cold metal bite
Along my thigh,
The urge to slice
And let loose a red horde,

read more »