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Depression Free Verse Poems

These Depression Free Verse poems are examples of Free Verse poems about Depression. These are the best examples of Free Verse Depression poems written by international poets.


Premium MemberTOTAL COLLAPSE OF THE HEART by Cindi Rockwell
When once I sat and pondered the definition of heartbreak
I realized mine changed almost as quickly as I matured.
My toddler heart broke when Rover stole...

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Categories: anxiety, depression, heartbreak, heartbroken,

No one knows how it feels by Matt Forshay
Awaking every morning,
and all I ever think to myself is
Why did I even wake up.

No one knows how it feels

To pick up all of the...

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Categories: depression,



rain brings happy and gloomy together by MAHTAB BANGALEE
rain comes rain
rain wets my pain,
wets my dust of gain,
cleans my walking lane,
find I inside a path of sane 

rain comes on empty green fields
cows,...

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Categories: dark, depression, happy, how

Alleviation by Marissa Faries
With every passing day
I am mindfully (learning)
Growing in many ways.

With every passing moment
I am sorrowfully (happily)
Thinking about all that sways me.

With every passing year
I am...

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Categories: depression, growing up, growth,

All The Same by Marissa Faries
I am weak and strong
For keeping my life,
They were strong and weak
To hide their strife, and
To let death take their own life.
It is not a...

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Categories: allusion, death, depression, humanity,

All Over Again by Marissa Faries
I'm losing the feelings of happiness
All over again, my mind becomes a mess.
I'm losing the feelings of strength
All over again, my spirit weakness lengthens.

I'm losing...

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Categories: angst, anxiety, depression, mental

All I Wanted by Marissa Faries
For years I have always cried myself to sleep,
But that started after those bullies' words
Began to creep into my mind,
My optimism and happiness had become...

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Categories: angst, childhood, depression, how

Second Chance by Amber Chafer
The feeling, unable to breathe
Bent over in your seat
Tears falling from your eyes
No more hope; only despise.
The light, vanishing without a trace.

Feelings fade, no pain,...

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Categories: appreciation, depression, faith, life,

Untitled by Catelyn Meeker
A single blade of grass. Does it make a sound when it is split down the middle? 
Perhaps the sound you’d imagine the skin to...

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Categories: deep, depression, dream, emotions,

Premium MemberIf I give up by Uwe Stroh
Would you care at all
If I quit life
Would you safe me
Or at least attempt to
If I said
I am finished, done, kaput
Would you ask why?
You don’t...

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Categories: angst, blue, depression,

No Birthday Acknowledgement by matthew harris
No Birthday Acknowledgement...

From thee... eldest daughter,  
who need not brood,
nor does padre whoosh 
to stir loess hood family feud
(hence an attempt merely
to convey melancholic...

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Categories: age, daughter, depression, future,

To My Future Wife by Christopher Goss
To the love of my life
My future wife
I know not who you are
Nor do I know if you're near or far
Maybe you're someone I've already...

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Categories: hope, love, motivation, soulmate,

Orpheus Emerged Without Eurydice by Andrew Fairchild
Orpheus' long, slow, crawl out of Hell
Has left him nothing -- not even himself.

By looking back, he killed her!

"Oh Will!
Your paralyzed and fruitless endeavors

Have ground...

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Categories: anger, dark, death, depression,

Premium MemberThe Mask by Tom Wright
The Mask
By: Miracle Man
10-19-2018

Sometimes I fail to recognize the man
That hides his face behind a mask.
Who prefers the periphery (And being alone) over the public...

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Categories: depression,

Bye-Bye Baby by Haxer Ling
I didn’t get the right to choose
To have you.
You were not conceived out of love,
But violence from a stranger.

I cried nights on end
About the thought...

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Categories: abortion, baby, deep, depression,

God's confession part one by jake aller
I was sitting along 
In a godforsaken bar 
Somewhere on the lunatic fringes 
Of society 
 
On the bad part of town 
Over by railroad...

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Categories: dark, deep, depression, desire,

early morning thoughts by jake aller
 
Early in the midst of a chaotic frenzy
I caught the fragrance of her sweat grin
And my heart did a swirling spin
When I saw that...

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Categories: angst, anxiety, dark, deep,

depressed morbid nights by jake aller
One of these depressed, depraved, morbid nights
I shall awake to the God damned game of life

And sit under the graying light
Of the foolish full moon

And...

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Categories: dark, depression, drink, drug,

Sometimes by Pixie Dust

There are in between places 
that we deem as our own 
the slit angered crevices 
of our own regretful drone 

we often do it right...

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Categories: depression,

Vodka is the devil by Alex Duffy
Vodka is the devil, and right now I'm in hell
I drank too much last night it isn't hard to tell
Come out for a few drinks,...

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Categories: drink, fun, funny, truth,