Mental Illness Poems | Poetry About Mental Illness

Mental Illness Poems. Below are examples of poems about mental illness. This list of mental illness poems is composed of the works of modern international poet members of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples of mental illness poetry. This list of works about mental illness is an excellent resource for examples on how to write mental illness poems. We included definitions where appropriate.


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New Mental Illness Poems

PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Premium Member Poem Palais Royal arthur vaso Free verse mental illness, culture, french, garden, introspection,
Pain Gordon Alexander Free verse mental illness, farewell, how i feel,
Mental health stigma Gordon Alexander Free verse memorial day, mental illness,
SENRYU20180616 - O Ocean Anil Deo Senryu mental illness, 12th grade, allegory, i
Immortal In Our 'Once Upon A Time' PJ Gongora Free verse mental illness, character, death, first love,
Dear Depression Alycia Wheatley Rhyme depression, me, mental illness,
ENDLESS FIGHT CHICANO EDDIE Free verse mental illness, funny love, grief, kid,
POTUS 2018 Rico Leffanta Limerick mental illness, corruption, culture, leadership, mental
Premium Member Poem Her existence Lewis Raynes Quatrain depression, mental illness,
Premium Member Poem Smothered Lisle Ryder Free verse mental illness, absence, art, lost, mental
Premium Member Poem Normally my Mind's a Meadow Maureen McGreavy Free verse crazy, mental illness,
Premium Member Poem Puzzle PCS Maureen McGreavy Free verse me, mental illness,
Premium Member Poem Lost uplifting extended edit Nick Trim Rhyme mental illness, anxiety, deep, depression, encouraging,
MEMORY SACRIFICE-LOSS reagan musore Concrete addiction, life, mental illness,
Understanding Ariel Davis Free verse mental illness, deep, depression, emotions, hurt,
Premium Member Poem The Princess Smells Like Pee Gerald Dillenbeck Political Verse mental illness, caregiving, environment, health, humor,
BEEN THROUGH IT ALL reagan musore Bio identity, life, mental illness,
unhinged lunatic howling at the moon jake aller Free verse mental illness, moon,
One more ride on the merry-go-round Wayne Riley Dramatic Monologue deep, life, mental illness,
Waterfall John Scotter Rhyme mental illness, environment, health, light, mental
Premium Member Poem MAGNAVOX SURVEILENCE Sheer Terror Free verse mental illness, anxiety, confusion, imagination, mental
Sad Young Lady Frankii Fame Rhyme mental illness, abuse, addiction, depression, feelings,
I Jumped Jenny Dillon Free verse mental illness, anxiety, conflict, cry, depression,
Rehabilitation Center Juliet Ligon Free verse mental illness, abuse, addiction, dark, drug,
Premium Member Poem Silence Crashed Gray CayCay Jennings Rhyme mental illness, best friend, change, confusion,
Leaves During the Fall Dallas Short I do not know? mental illness, betrayal, break up, depression,
Paper guts The Aims I do not know? mental illness, angst, art, creation, mental
what we used to do A.D Tharp Free verse mental illness, eulogy, longing, lost love,
Premium Member Poem Donald John's Secretaries Gerald Dillenbeck Political Verse mental illness, depression, health, humor, mental
Mold Jessica Amanda Salmonson Rhyme mental illness, children, fear, horror, mental
Premium Member Poem Rehabilitation Sandra Haight Free verse addiction, mental illness, recovery
Premium Member Poem The Graying Mind Frederic Parker Sonnet memory, mental illness,
journey roger turner Rhyme mental illness, conflict, dark, depression, introspection,
Dancing The Trump Rico Leffanta Lyric mental illness, america, character, culture, dance,
Premium Member Poem A Villanelle Composed on the Eve of May 8, 2018 Ngoc Nguyen Villanelle mental illness, desire, destiny, dream, fate,
Plastic James Kelley Free verse mental illness, anxiety, depression, identity, introspection,
Premium Member Poem Weapon Not The Problem Susan Gentry Rhyme mental illness, confusion, corruption, culture, mental
Premium Member Poem Princess Psychiatric Appointment Gerald Dillenbeck Political Verse mental illness, caregiving, daughter, earth, education,
DONALD TRUMP RE DUCKS I GOOSE matthew harris Imagism mental illness, 12th grade, abuse, anger,
Premium Member Poem I wish I was a tortoise Maureen McGreavy Rhyme mental illness, animal, appreciation, introspection, mental
Premium Member Poem Precarious Nina Parmenter Rhyme mental illness, abuse, beautiful, dark, depression,
Polar Seth Shirey ABC mental illness, religious,
Set Free Todd Aguilar Jr. Lyric mental illness, anxiety, deep, depression, hope,
Addiction John Arola Free verse mental illness, addiction, depression, emo, loneliness,
A Worse Fate Then Death matthew harris Free verse mental illness, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Transfer of Energy James Kelley Free verse mental illness, feelings, imagery, introspection, mental
Premium Member Poem Sonnet: ''Panic Attack'' Ngoc Nguyen Sonnet mental illness, anxiety, dark, death, fear,
Premium Member Poem RECKLESS Line Gauthier Free verse mental illness, angst, assonance, introspection, mental
High Dosage Natalie Anne Joan Boden I do not know? mental illness, addiction, anxiety, depression, fear,
Fight Natalie Anne Joan Boden I do not know? mental illness, conflict, depression, heartbroken, mental
Reality Natalie Anne Joan Boden I do not know? confusion, judgement, mental illness,
Ocean Natalie Anne Joan Boden I do not know? mental illness, confusion, depression, endurance, fear,
Pills Natalie Anne Joan Boden I do not know? mental illness, addiction, anxiety, depression, drug,
Is it today Natalie Anne Joan Boden I do not know? mental illness, depression, health, identity, mental
Theory Of Mine Mike Grant Dramatic Verse mental illness, age, america, anxiety, appreciation,
Why Do I Stammer Aarav Gupta Imagism mental illness, anxiety, change, character, cheer
Premium Member Poem Sweet talking to arrogance liam mcdaid Political Verse mental illness, anti bullying, betrayal, confusion,
Reflection Ginger Steinfield Rhyme mental illness, betrayal, death, evil, farewell,
One Way Alley Mcintosh Free verse anxiety, depression, mental illness,
portrait shaun hull Free verse imagery, lonely, mental illness,
Premium Member Poem Best Nap Ever Caren Krutsinger Free verse depression, mental illness, pain,
The Kings EGD Brandon Turner Haiku mental illness, best friend, brother, child
Ex-Lover Of Satan part 1 Brandon Turner Haiku mental illness, abortion, america, deep, fate,
Tunnel of despair fauxcroft wade Free verse mental illness, dark, depression, light, mental
Premium Member Poem Lots of Relatives in Mental Hospitals Caren Krutsinger Free verse mental illness, funny, humor, humorous, judgement,
Anxiety Lesson Todd Aguilar Jr. Lyric anxiety, lost, mental illness,
A SLIENT WORLD Diana Angell Rhyme mental illness, anti bullying, caregiving, deep,
struggling for exception Ariel Davis Free verse mental illness, beautiful, beauty, dark, deep,
Checking the Car James Kelley Free verse mental illness, analogy, anxiety, car, depression,
Not who I could be john fedele Rhyme mental illness, life, loneliness, lonely, loss,
Dreaming Elena Welsh Free verse mental illness,
Body Dreamer Alex Grimm Free verse mental illness, body, depression, food, image,
Stuck Todd Aguilar Jr. Lyric mental illness, anxiety, depression, growth, mental
Premium Member Poem Sociopath Sheer Terror Free verse mental illness, conflict, destiny, hope, identity,
Premium Member Poem And Now Gershon Wolf Limerick car, mental illness, silly,
Confusion Sam Russell I do not know? mental illness, anxiety, confusion, depression, mental
Premium Member Poem Understood Lisle Ryder Free verse mental illness, cheer up, death, health,
Fugazi Tammy McCown Rhyme mental illness,
Ampersand James Kelley Free verse mental illness, desire, language, longing, love,
Monster Kristopher Coalson Free verse mental illness, grief, i love you,
Premium Member Poem No Cure Jack Ellison Limerick mental illness,
Premium Member Poem It Made Sense Yesterday Caren Krutsinger Free verse mental illness, confusion, feelings, for her,
Losing Touch Eve Winfield Free verse mental illness, anxiety, depression, emotions, mental
Homeless Timothy McGuire Free verse mental illness,
Premium Member Poem I Don't Do Pills Well Caren Krutsinger Rhyme mental illness, addiction, funny love, how
Morals Mike Grant I do not know? mental illness, anxiety, depression, faith, feelings,
Premium Member Poem BiPolar Princess Therapy Gerald Dillenbeck Political Verse mental illness, anti bullying, bullying, caregiving,
Webs Nobadi Nozmi Free verse life, mental illness, metaphor,
Guns don't kill people Rico Leffanta Verse conflict, humanity, mental illness,
Dump Trump Rico Leffanta Verse mental illness, change, humanity, international, mental
Not a sign of weakness Gordon Alexander Free verse mental illness, care, courage, education, for
Rip steve Gordon Alexander Free verse bereavement, memorial, mental illness,
Push Down And Turn James Kelley Free verse mental illness, anxiety, death, deep, depression,
Guilt James Kelley Free verse mental illness, addiction, angst, anxiety, depression,
Premium Member Poem EDDY'S ITTY BITTY KITTY Line Gauthier Monorhyme mental illness, assonance, city, discrimination, freedom,
Son of Lazarus Wayne Riley Dramatic monologue death, loneliness, mental illness,
Restart Eve Winfield Free verse mental illness, anxiety, depression, emotions, mental
Premium Member Poem Challenged Young Men Gerald Dillenbeck Political Verse mental illness, christian, health, men, mental
Premium Member Poem Minuanetta-Black Hole Beauty Winged Warrior Rhyme conflict, emotions, mental illness,
A Beacon of Light Tony Guccia Free verse mental illness, allusion, depression, light, loneliness,