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Mental Illness Poems | Poems About Mental Illness

Mental Illness Poems. Below are examples of poems about mental illness. This list of poetry about mental illness is made of PoetrySoup member poems. PoetrySoup is a great resource for examples of mental illness poems or a list of mental illness poetry. These examples show what mental illness poems look like. There is also a link below to the definition of mental illness and a page where you can discuss these types of poems.

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Premium Member Poem Victories for Love Dillenbeck, Gerald Political Verse health, history, integrity, love, mental illness, military, peace,
Waste Words Welch, David Rhyme mental illness, nonsense, satire,
Premium Member Poem Why Is It Dillenbeck, Gerald Political Verse caregiving, earth, freedom, health, mental illness, nature,
My Nights: A Timeline Prickett, Travis List anger, anxiety, depression, emotions, mental illness, sad,
Promise To My Angel Hans, Heather I do not know? children, cry, deep, depression, mental illness, pain,
Insanity's Equation King, Nicole Free verse anxiety, crazy, deep, depression, mental illness, spoken word,
Premium Member Poem Inside Outdoor Voices Dillenbeck, Gerald Prose Poetry environment, family, health, love, mental illness, parents, retirement,
Premium Member Poem False Prophets Dillenbeck, Gerald Political Verse abuse, anger, fathers day, mental illness,
Tell Me What You See rodriguez, melissa I do not know? mental illness, pain, senses,
Deliverance Bauer, Jason Ballad anxiety, courage, depression, endurance, mental illness, psychological,
Premium Member Poem Insanitys Map Makama, Funom Limerick abuse, adventure, character, fire, mental illness, spoken word,
Synthetic Telepathy Simons, Brendan Couplet addiction, drug, feelings, imagery, mental illness, psychological,
Sarlacc 13 Bauer, Jason Carpe Diem anxiety, conflict, dark, death, mental illness, suicide,
Sunshine and daisies Hopper, Anna Free verse mental illness,
Haiku 1 - Up Comes Dinner Romano, Julia Haiku mental illness,
A Woman's Voice johnson, robert Rhyme mental illness,
Depersonalized, same as being dead Valdivia, Rebecca Free verse mental illness, nostalgia,
Empty Perception of an Empty World, Depersonalization and Derealization Valdivia, Rebecca Blank verse absence, dark, death, depression, mental illness, psychological,
howling at the moon Schnell, Mark Rhyme mental illness,
Premium Member Poem Frozen in the Snow Loo, Laura Rhyme mental illness,
Long Lost Sanity May, Joseph Quatrain mental illness, sad,
Premium Member Poem FINAL AMEN onclaud, nette Rhyme confusion, how i feel, mental illness,
Premium Member Poem Stomping on Radicals Dillenbeck, Gerald Political Verse anger, culture, health, mental illness, military, power,
Premium Member Poem God Knows Where I Am Massey, Mark Free verse angst, anxiety, lonely, mental illness,
Just another One of His Meltdowns Olson, Richard Senryu mental illness, political,
God Knows Where I AM meany, jasmin Free verse absence, blessing, character, emotions, mental illness,
Premium Member Poem Manic Depressive Climates Dillenbeck, Gerald Political Verse beauty, culture, depression, health, mental illness, psychological,
Sleep Tight Phoebe Patterson, Megan Ode anxiety, depression, evil, meaningful, mental illness, sleep, stars,
A glance into family's twisted song Quigley, Elissa Lyric angst, family, hurt, i mental illness, teenage,
Hold The Darkness Lightly Tucker, Sarah I do not know? mental illness,
Premium Member Poem Landscape - Dark Forest Ward, Julia Blank verse mental illness, tree,
Premium Member Poem God Knows Where I Am Haight, Sandra Iambic Pentameter mental illness, sad,
Premium Member Poem Benighted Enlightenment Dillenbeck, Gerald Political Verse anger, culture, earth, health, mental illness, science,
Cold And Alone johnson, curtis Couplet mental illness,
MY MIND Rodden, Lesa Rhyme mental illness, moving on,
Premium Member Poem At Last Freedom Reigns Parise, Rick Verse mental illness, sorrow, winter,
Unmoored - God Knows Where I Am mohn, david Rhyme mental illness,
Premium Member Poem ReMembering Mortality Dillenbeck, Gerald Political Verse health, history, humanity, identity, mental illness,
Premium Member Poem The Descent Canerdy, Janice Quatrain mental illness, solitude,
Premium Member Poem Uncorked Robinson Jr., Freddie Rhyme mental illness, satire, scary,
Crack That You Sniff Odom, Valerie Rhyme death, deep, depression, how mental illness, stress,
Madmen Make Millions Jarvis, Felicia Free verse mental illness, nonsense,
No longer Grey Prieur, Carrie Free verse mental illness, solitude, surreal,
Premium Member Poem Doubling Boundaries Dillenbeck, Gerald Free verse beauty, culture, education, health, mental illness, peace,
Beheaded Rabbit Sundelin, Kevin Rhyme animal, dark, death, loneliness, mental illness,
It's Not The Cat Sundelin, Kevin Rhyme dark, death, depression, emo, mental illness, pain, suicide,
Depressed Boy Sundelin, Kevin Rhyme boy, dark, death, depression, mental illness, suicide,
Creature Sundelin, Kevin Rhyme dark, evil, fantasy, horror, mental illness,
ENEMY ANONYMOUS MMcueeney , Matt Free verse addiction, dark, drug, evil, mental illness,
Suicide Note Peschel, Charles ABC mental illness, suicide,
Premium Member Poem Help with a listening ear Alexander, Gordon Free verse care, cheer up, confusion, mental illness,
The song of a madman Schnell, Mark Rhyme mental illness,
The Bipolar Monster pt 2 Overland, Bjorn Prose Poetry mental illness,
The Bipolar Monster pt 3 Overland, Bjorn Prose Poetry mental illness,
The Bipolar Monster pt 1 Overland, Bjorn Prose Poetry allegory, analogy, identity, mental illness, metaphor, muse,
Whispers of the Sea Ferrett, Stephen Rhyme mental illness,
The Cycle Ferrett, Stephen Free verse mental illness,
I am an Empty Shell Ferrett, Stephen Free verse mental illness,
My Life is becoming a Black Hole Ferrett, Stephen Rhyme mental illness,
I am an Egg Ferrett, Stephen Rhyme mental illness,
Last Exit of Lost Souls Ferrett, Stephen Rhyme mental illness,
Caged Beat Ferrett, Stephen Rhyme mental illness,
Life you are a whore Ferrett, Stephen Rhyme royal mental illness,
Catharsis johnson, curtis Acrostic anxiety, art, christian, god, mental illness, music, religion,
MY STORY Rodden, Lesa Rhyme abuse, age, conflict, feelings, mental illness, sad, self,
HERE AND NOW Rodden, Lesa Rhyme mental illness,
The Depressed Mode of Me Danley, Sarah Free verse dark, deep, depression, identity, mental illness,
A NEW TOY Rodden, Lesa Rhyme mental illness, moving on,
Premium Member Poem CELEBRATION OF ART CONTEST - EDVARD MUNCH ALLISON, JAN Free verse mental illness,
Mind Stranger Brown, Aimee Epic anxiety, depression, drug, mental illness, psychological,
Anxitey attack Quigley, Elissa Lyric mental illness, stress, teen,
Letters to Nowhere II Rohatgi, Vasudha Rhyme absence, death, depression, loneliness, mental illness, sad love,
Letters to Nowhere I Rohatgi, Vasudha Rhyme absence, death, loneliness, mental illness, sad love,
Premium Member Poem Problems of Success Dillenbeck, Gerald Political Verse culture, earth, health, mental illness, psychological, science,
The Monster Davis, Mikaela I do not know? mental illness, red,
Demons Marr, Emilee Couplet anger, bullying, depression, lonely, mental illness, sad, suicide,
Sinkholes Marr, Emilee Bio anxiety, bio, dark, death, mental illness, suicide,
Premium Member Poem The Crowd That Is Me - Mental Hospital 4 White, Darren Prose Poetry angst, anxiety, humorous, mental illness,
Premium Member Poem Great Commissions--Small Omissions Dillenbeck, Gerald Free verse depression, faith, health, hope, mental illness, psychological,
Sick mind Loveless, Jay Free verse bio, conflict, feelings, mental illness,
Burn Me Instead Mayfield, Lily Rhyme dark, death, depression, freedom, mental illness,
Falling Mayfield, Lily Rhyme anxiety, depression, fate, feelings, mental illness,
Holding On Mayfield, Lily Rhyme anxiety, depression, how i mental illness,
Premium Member Poem Stay There - repost White, Darren Rhyme mental illness,
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Premium Member Poem A Faithful Bed - Mental Hospital 3 White, Darren Narrative allegory, funny, humorous, mental illness, satire,
The Day My Mother Died BAD, Grandaddy Rhyme abuse, addiction, death, depression, mental illness, mother,
Paranoia Johnson, Rose Blank verse mental illness,
Premium Member Poem A Talking Door - Mental Hospital 1 White, Darren Narrative mental illness, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem Cloud of Knowing Dillenbeck, Gerald Political Verse health, humor, language, leadership, mental illness, wisdom,
Premium Member Poem Cyclothymia and Depression - A collaboration with Darren White: Wolf, White Quatrain mental illness, sad,
A Facility for the Poor and Demented Mahoney, Donal Blank verse mental illness,
Summer '72 Sknker, Jess Prose Poetry mental illness, nostalgia,
Alone Motes, Ash ABC mental illness,
My Mind's Eye Stevens, Marilyn I do not know? discrimination, freedom, identity, mental illness, patriotic, strength,
-jitter- Carris, Frisk Free verse mental illness,
Flesh Wound Riggio, Sharon Free verse mental illness,
Raindrops Grimm, Alex Free verse death of a friend, mental illness, pain, suicide,
Paranoia Williams, Scott Lyric angst, anxiety, fear, loneliness, mental illness, solitude,
The Ball of Yarn Huxley, Rebecca ABC allusion, character, conflict, grief, mental illness,
Within my Walls rodriguez, melissa I do not know? depression, dream, fantasy, how mental illness,