Metaphor Depression Poems
These Metaphor Depression poems are examples of Depression poems about Metaphor. These are the best examples of Depression Metaphor poems written by international poets.
angst, dark, depression, extended
It’s all an act, can’t you see?
A pretense of Shakespearean complexity
A mask of so many layers it’s hard to hold
Yet it only gets heavier as...
Beating A Dead Horse
depression, animal, death of a
Reins lifted in spite, a grimace
Blistering the urge to forgive the way
Black changed to gray right before your eyes,
Easing away the pain like, in fading,...
My poem about nothing and everything
dark, death, depression, drink,
the chilling winter breeze
creeps through my window
another season has passed
and got no progress to show
anger, anxiety, dark, depression,
My mind's a mangled maelstrom
A kaleidoscope of churning chaos
Overflowing with twisted tales from
A long vanquished obscured kratos
A tangled spool of words, nine yards
An unravelling frantic...
anxiety, depression, imagery, meaningful,
If troubles were akin to veils,
which on their own do not one blind,
when multiplied can quickly smother,
overwhelming smothered mind.
But tearing off these piling veils,
depression, angst, birth, christian, death,
I was born through that bloody door
Through my mother’s womb, I saw the gloam
I was once two, expelled as one
I’m now on the flip...
anxiety, change, courage, depression,
Author: John King Ayanfe ©
I'm a being beaten by a bragging-heartless life
Being a being beaten by beasts baffles my broken being
Ever being seared...
depression, lost love, metaphor,
I saw my mom's tears,
Metamorphose into pearls,
And molds into golds.
Just a Hollow Shell
depression, abuse, addiction, anxiety, conflict,
My head is bowed low, feeling the shame,
Think of how I am now, I take all the blame.
Just one look into my eyes, you can...
bible, depression, home, house,
Evict me from this grimy house
My son asked me what self-loathing is
His home still occupied with laughter
I was taken aback by his cleanliness
I told him...
Dancing between acceptance
depression, extended metaphor, loss,
Acceptance is easy to feel
It’s like dancing in the rain
Whilst wishing for a drier deal
If not for regret soaking me
Acceptance would be right as rain
Better than the Best
addiction, anxiety, childhood, depression,
I always strove for perfection
It’s all or nothing, that what my mind said
Be the best or you’ll make everyone sad,
I couldn’t help but be bothered...
12th grade, anxiety, depression,
You stalk and lurk and creep
You're with me as i go to school
And with me as i brush my teeth
You put thoughts in...
- Mournful -
deep, depression, metaphor, sad,
Everything that time or tide may tell
When the Rain Comes
depression, loneliness, metaphor,
When the rain comes in blunt despair
With swords of Thor's thunderous wield
The clouds drape darkness everywhere
As light surrendered, as hope kneeled
Where desolated gloom revealed