Tags : depression

Salt and Vinegar

Salt and Vinegar

A Poem by willbradley


I guess it's about chanting your circumstances.
I Don't Want To Talk

I Don't Want To Talk

A Poem by Dominik Seguin


A repetition of thoughts around social anxiety and how mental illness can get in the way of speaking and engaging in certain social activities.
The Darkness

The Darkness

A Poem by StormeLight


The page comes aliveColors in my handsI travel through the canvasInto another realmRiding on a dragonEmbracing my darknessNo more fearNo more fearNo m..
Wreckage

Wreckage

A Poem by StormeLight


What are you supposed to doWhen you work through your shitBut everyone you meet,Is still dealing with the wreckage?You learn how to loveYou learn when..
The Nightmare Merry-Go-Round

The Nightmare Merry-Go-Round

A Poem by StormeLight


You learn how to loveYou finally open upYou watch everyone runYou run away and then you ask me to stayI loved youI told you it was this wayBut there y..
On Love and Fear

On Love and Fear

A Poem by StormeLight


How many timesWill I bear my soulOn listening but deaf earsEveryone is choosingJust choosing fearYou won't let me love youYour eyes say it's just too ..
Fear

Fear

A Poem by StormeLight


Act in fearAnd lose everythingThat you hold so dearAct in loveYour fears,You will always rise aboveThey go in opposite directionsThese are my deepestM..
Catalyst

Catalyst

A Poem by StormeLight


Another stepAnother string of momentsAnother jaded catalystContrast in everythingCreating joy where there is noneLetting everything just come undoneTh..
Dear Isolation

Dear Isolation

A Poem by StormeLight


For a long momentI chose youI took solace in youYou brought me comfortYou made me feel safeI'm really starting to caveNow you aren't a choice of mineA..
Prisms

Prisms

A Poem by StormeLight


Like a prism in the moonlightEmbracing every aspectYou're angryYou haven't figured me out yetLike a prism in the moonlightBut you want everythingNeat,..
The Future Tree

The Future Tree

A Poem by StormeLight


Nothing is set in stoneEverything set in motionMust stay at motionYou can change directionIn the tree of lifeYour future,The branches,You are the trun..
Addiction

Addiction

A Poem by StormeLight


If you're waiting for life to get easierYou may not get the chanceWe are digging our gravesWith every hit we takeJust a few more timesJust to escapeJu..
Rain

Rain

A Poem by StormeLight


Born out of painTilting my head upEmbracing the rainI traipse alone on the wet pavementGlancing all around meThe only one aroundPeaceful in my solitud..
Between Worlds

Between Worlds

A Poem by StormeLight


We walk between worldsDancing on the shadowsWe watch chaos unfurlWe stand in betweenHere we are in the eyeWe acknowledge the stormIn between worlds, w..
Prisons & Prisms

Prisons & Prisms

A Poem by StormeLight


What a prisonIs the pressureOf constant positivityWhat freedom there is in humilityWe need this to truly healI am constantly inspiredBy those brave en..
See Me

See Me

A Poem by StormeLight


Only allowed to seeAny part of me that is like youOnly seen in your own reflectionYou don't mean to drown meIn the pain you so desperatelyRefuse to se..
Banshee

Banshee

A Poem by StormeLight


Dear Banshee,Why won't you cry?I hear you weep and you wailBut only, only from the insideYou survived horror and crimeBut you won't let yourself cryA ..
Nevermore

Nevermore

A Poem by StormeLight


I'm not usually lonely,I love my own companyPart of me lately,Longs for another soulPeople to share the joyOf a soul who came out of the wreckageI lis..
Hidden In Plain Sight

Hidden In Plain Sight

A Poem by StormeLight


My fingers hit the keysAt first I am aloneMusic coming out of my solitudeThe pain of a past unspokenIn a home where only happy is allowedShow any fear..
Illusions

Illusions

A Poem by StormeLight


We look at someoneWe think they have it allInside, enslaved, drowningHarder and harder they fallPain and sufferingToo scared to speak upAlarmed by the..