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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Shadows dance tonight JY, T.I.R.O. Free verse dance, dark, fear, love, mental illness, wife,
Premium Member Poem Torrents Of Burning Rain White, Darren Free verse mental illness, natural disasters,
A Special Gift Study, James Rhyme mental illness,
A Rage Of Silence Vitale, Mario Free verse mental illness,
Chemicaly InBrain Chemically Insane jones, aunna Bio mental illness,
easy mistake Rose, Evelyn Free verse betrayal, emotions, lonely, lost mental illness, perspective, silence,
Premium Member Poem AUTISM White, Darren Prose Poetry mental illness, self, solitude,
To molest Ram, Ram Quatrain abuse, evil, how i mental illness, psychological, violence,
Premium Member Poem Prescribing ReBirth to DT2 Dillenbeck, Gerald Political Verse birth, body, culture, health, mental illness, mirror,
Premium Member Poem A Land Of Mud And Golems White, Darren Free verse mental illness, sad, silence,
Psychiatric Crack Simons, Brendan Couplet mental illness, society,
Premium Member Poem Terrorist Deserts Into Bountiful Rivers Dillenbeck, Gerald Political Verse africa, body, culture, health, mental illness, psychological, woman,
Premium Member Poem NOT BROKEN White, Darren Free verse abuse, health, heart, i mental illness, pain,
Premium Member Poem Walk The Knife White, Darren Enclosed Rhyme anxiety, cry, dark, fear, mental illness, pain,
Premium Member Poem GRASS - Collaboration with Space Cadet White, Darren Free verse mental illness, moon, poetry,
Oxygen Depletion And Deprivation Schumacker, Earl Free verse absence, anger, anxiety, betrayal, mental illness, political,
Goosebumps Donovan, Jake Free verse angst, deep, depression, feelings, mental illness,
Goodbye - alternate version Vasudeva, Parisha Free verse dark, death, depression, emotions, mental illness, psychological, violence,
PTSD PTSI Revisited Alexander, Gordon Free verse abuse, anxiety, bereavement, depression, mental illness, military,
Premium Member Poem Malady Motel, no vacancy - Collaboration with Space Cadet White, Darren Narrative mental illness, pain, psychological,
Fenced in Grief Kramer, Morgan Iambic Pentameter depression, grief, hurt, mental illness, psychological, suicide,
Premium Member Poem Will McGreavy, Maureen Free verse mental illness,
insane sane does it even matter jones, aunna Bio mental illness,
Concealed Carry at the Mall Mahoney, Donal Blank verse mental illness,
Premium Member Poem Variance Ward, Julia Verse mental illness,
Too Crazy to Die Egloff-Metzgar, Kelli Blank verse confusion, dark, depression, mental illness, suicide,
Whisky Dixie Nganga, Jack Rhyme gothic, grief, heartbroken, mental illness, mother daughter,
Premium Member Poem Alexander Scriabin White, Darren Rhyme mental illness, music, pain,
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Premium Member Poem Degrees McGreavy, Maureen Light Poetry mental illness, pain, school,
My baggage MH Pullen, Bleddyn Couplet addiction, lonely, love, mental illness,
Grotesques of Summer Ammar, Fatima Free verse mental illness, passion, solitude,
Dementia Kinch , Elizabeth Haiku mental illness, sad,
For what it's worth Khunt, Bade Free verse mental illness, poetry, sick,
Premium Member Poem Anorexia Pinet, Emile Quatrain angst, depression, emotions, feelings, mental illness, psychological,
Premium Member Poem The Din McGreavy, Maureen Rhyme mental illness,
Premium Member Poem Robotic Floating Jennings, CayCay Free verse angst, character, depression, mental illness,
What do you do Allison, Chase Free verse absence, bereavement, conflict, dark, mental illness,
Premium Member Poem Politics of Mental Health Dillenbeck, Gerald Political Verse conflict, discrimination, health, humor, mental illness, power,
Premium Member Poem SMILE WITH HIM White, Darren Free verse feelings, friendship, light, mental illness, smart, smile,
Insincere Faries, Marissa Crystalline angst, depression, loneliness, mental illness, psychological, rude,
Premium Member Poem UNDEFEATED White, Darren Lyric dark, depression, light, lyric, mental illness, song,
Premium Member Poem BROKEN IN SO MANY WAYS White, Darren Free verse abuse, anxiety, child abuse, mental illness, pain, sad,
Premium Member Poem ROOM WITH WHITE WALLS White, Darren Free verse mental illness, poetry, psychological,
Premium Member Poem CASTLES IN THE SAND - Collaboration with Claudia Polydoro White, Darren Free verse angst, anxiety, beach, inspirational, mental illness, psychological, strength,
Premium Member Poem Dying Inside White, Darren Free verse abuse, angst, anxiety, body, mental illness, pain,
Premium Member Poem Pendulum Robinson Jr., Freddie Dramatic monologue depression, happiness, mental illness, people,
Disappear Capitano, Phil Free verse mental illness,
Premium Member Poem The starry night Martin, Mark Haiku mental illness, pain, star,
ISLAND OF INSANITY Walker, Sonia Narrative mental illness,
bi-polar Lewis , Gail Rhyme analogy, inspiration, mental illness,
mental health Lewis , Gail Rhyme mental illness,
STANDING IN THE CROWD Chiean Tien, Thum Free verse age, change, confusion, grief, mental illness, poverty,
Once Again McLaughlin, Skyler Lyric mental illness, sleep,
an open letter to the world- trigger warning- Carlson, Cali Free verse anxiety, death, depression, mental illness, slam, suicide,
BAN ASSAULT WEAPONS in 2017 - Part3 harris, matthew Dramatic Verse absence, dark, faith, hate, mental illness, murder, obituary,
Premium Member Poem FAR TOO LOUD White, Darren Prose angst, anxiety, how i mental illness, sick,
Becoming Aware Faries, Marissa Senryu abuse, angst, depression, mental illness, moving on,
Premium Member Poem DUVET OF DARKNESS White, Darren Prose Poetry angst, anxiety, depression, mental illness, pain,
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Untitled Abuelo, Matthew Narrative anger, death of a mental illness, poetess, suicide,
Premium Member Poem MY PARACHUTE ROPES White, Darren Free verse confidence, dance, dream, mental illness, sick, writing,
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Where I Fall Off Harris, Devan Bio anxiety, depression, grief, jealousy, mental illness, pain,
Deranged Vassilev, Ross Political Verse abuse, america, anger, anxiety, mental illness, political,
Creatures of Habit Anomaly, An Quatrain mental illness, people, social,
Premium Member Poem Breathe Cooke , Chantelle Anne Light Poetry anxiety, body, emotions, mental illness, recovery from,
Premium Member Poem WHERE DID THEY GO Calasibetta, Paulette Rhyme imagery, lost, memory, mental illness,
Premium Member Poem Integrity of Empathy Dillenbeck, Gerald Political Verse culture, emotions, health, language, mental illness, psychological,
Premium Member Poem Internal Turmoil Cooke , Chantelle Anne Monorhyme anger, anxiety, appreciation, emotions, mental illness, recovery from,
Premium Member Poem Queen Teachings Cooke , Chantelle Anne Monoku mental illness, philosophy, recovery
Premium Member Poem DROWNING White, Darren Prose allusion, analogy, anxiety, depression, mental illness, metaphor,
poorly stokes, allen Verse mental illness,
Consuming voices Mcconnell, Crystal Rhyme mental illness, voice,
Lions Gate Bridge Dawson, J.R. Senryu mental illness, suicide,
i exist in absurd congruities Bonds, Jay Verse allegory, art, identity, mental illness, philosophy, society,
Premium Member Poem DELUSIONAL DREAMS - Collaboration with White Wolf White, Darren Quatrain depression, loneliness, lonely, lost mental illness, pain,
Premium Member Poem DELUSIONAL DREAMS: Wolf, White Quatrain mental illness,
THE ATTORNEY Harris, Michael E. Rhyme bullying, culture, humor, mental illness, power, psychological,
Premium Member Poem FEVERISH MIND White, Darren Free verse anxiety, body, fear, how mental illness, sick, simile,
The Vulture Hossain, Md Shahadat Classicism abuse, anti bullying, emotions, mental illness, symbolism,
Premium Member Poem IMPLODING REALITY White, Darren Prose Poetry anxiety, dark, depression, fear, mental illness, pain,
Premium Member Poem OBSERVE AND OUTSMART White, Darren Rhyme anxiety, appreciation, body, i mental illness, pain, pride,
Premium Member Poem SPACED OUT ZONE White, Darren Rhyme community, depression, encouraging, imagery, mental illness,
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Premium Member Poem THIS CALMING SEA White, Darren Quatrain abuse, anxiety, bird, introspection, mental illness, ocean, pain,
Premium Member Poem PAS MUET White, Darren Free verse mental illness, spoken word,
A Whising Poem De Beaulieu, Darlene Free verse mental illness, peace, people,
Premium Member Poem HAH, mental hospital ftw White, Darren Narrative absence, anxiety, cool, depression, mental illness, mentor, poetry,
Dysfunctional Faries, Marissa Quatrain abuse, angst, depression, how mental illness, sad,
The Mark Of Blood Hossain, Md Shahadat Classicism abuse, anger, anti bullying, mental illness,
Mental Illness Smith-Johnsen, Dane Ann Villanelle abuse, angst, change, evil, mental illness, pain,
Premium Member Poem Cooperative Capital Investment Dillenbeck, Gerald Political Verse mental illness, mentor, psychological,
Premium Member Poem You don't even look back Crichton, John Ballad anxiety, change, emotions, farewell, mental illness,
Paranoia Faries, Marissa Crystalline mental illness, perspective, psychological,
Downcast Marcum, Bridgett Free verse conflict, depression, fear, how mental illness, sad,
Sorry Williams, Akilah I do not know? mental illness,
PARANOIA NYAGA, LEWIS Free verse mental illness, psychological,
Play time Williams, Akilah Free verse mental illness, psychological,
Premium Member Poem DISINTEGRATE DISCREETLY White, Darren Quatrain allegory, analogy, depression, life, mental illness, sea,
Premium Member Poem BEING NUTS White, Darren Rhyme mental illness, satire, smile,
Premium Member Poem Bipolar Skies: Wolf, White Rhyme mental illness, sky,
life with Trump XIV Beaufort, Duke Limerick abuse, betrayal, bullying, crazy, mental illness,
Insomnia Williams, Jason Rhyme anxiety, depression, fear, how mental illness, sleep, stress,