Depression Verse Poems

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


It Hurts by Josh Storm9
So you've found someone new.
It's been 5 days. Not even a week
Is it true? I don't know. I hope not
It could just be a misunderstanding
Maybe...

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Categories: verse, betrayal, depression, heartbreak,

Where my mind dwells by John Anthony Archer
Eureka!
What a strange place where my mind dwells.
Where savagery runs wild 
And buffoonery is a crown of glory and not shame.
A place where the graceless...

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Categories: verse, 9th grade, corruption, depression,



I Jumped by Jenny Dillon
I am the ghost of my past life.
I feel hollow, empty, incomplete,
No one can hear me speak.
	
I jumped
From a rooftop in budding May,
A beautiful time...

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Categories: verse, anxiety, conflict, cry, depression,

Premium MemberBelittled Bedraggled by John Anderson
Constant denigration
wears you down
you feel so small
as your efforts are
downgraded with cast-off scoffs.
Your pearls bedraggled,
lack lustre,
displayed dimmed and dulled,
squelched by doubt,
smeared in fear.
Duet performance discordant...

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Categories: verse, depression,

Room of Growth by Alex Duffy
I was down and out, I had to find a way to cope
I was lonely and needed guidance, I had to keep on
I don't need...

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Categories: verse, deep, depression, encouraging, growth,

Death is a page away by Alex Duffy
I woke from a nightmare and turned it into my favourite day 
I looked Depression in its eyes and fought because I refuse to fade...

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Categories: verse, deep, growing up, growth,

Premium MemberHonest and Dishonest Differences by Gerald Dillenbeck
LeftBrain yang's universal differentiations:

To deduce,
distinguish,
monoculturally confine,
define,
refine,
privilege,
isolate,
depress,
repress,
suppress,
Either WinThis Or Join ThatExterior Body of AllLosers,
competitive fundamentalist predation,
patriarchal discrimination for ego-empowerment,
accept HereYang Supremacy
over Now YinSquared enlightening understory,

To differentiate
differences...

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Categories: verse, caregiving, community, education, health,

Home sweet home by Zak Whatever
Saturday morning this is fun
The family is up and about
Little billy watches cartoons
The animals are having adventures 
Momma talks with her best friend laughing
About her...

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Categories: verse, depression,

Premium MemberOne NotPatriarchal Day by Gerald Dillenbeck
Try to play more WinWin
with more mendaciously sad children,
perpetual patriarchal means anti-ecofeminist adolescents,
and UnWise Red-dominant orthodoxy Elders.

Let us all Green cooperatively know
you are wise
to our...

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Categories: verse, culture, depression, education, health,

Bad luck by Sandi Sijaric
Life always finds a way
The way to keep me in bay
To not get excited for the things to come
But to make me feel and dread...

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Categories: verse, anxiety, depression, how i

Premium MemberMoon by Vermillion Scythe
The moon
is a sacred guardian
for those in distress
living in a burning pit
that we call our world
silencing all fire and pain
to heal and overcome
the past...

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Categories: verse, analogy, depression, metaphor, moon,

Broken by Lucia Siwela
Starring into nothingness 
Overwhelmed by confusion 
Emptyness so terrifying 
Thoughts wondering through the darkness
Emotions scattered everywhere 
Shadows peeping for some light
I'm captured in my own...

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Categories: verse, depression, emotions, feelings, heartbroken,

WH WORLD by MOSES KISIANG'ANI MAKHAKHA
When do we say we are happy?
When all our allies are happy?
When do we say we are peaceful?
When the Alshabab, the ISIS,
When the radical groups...

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Categories: verse, depression, discrimination, how i

Clingy with trust issues by Ariel Davis
I am a girl who is a little clingy
I will accept it
I am because of people who have left before
I don't want to lose anyone...

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Categories: verse, anxiety, betrayal, dark, deep,

Palimpsest by Zak Whatever
I made a painting of a happy little house
On a happy little hill
Under a clear azure sky
And the sun was cheerful and bright
Then I covered...

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Categories: verse, depression,

Guts by Zak Whatever
Need a pill
Wanna die
Wanna hear
Pounding nails

Shut my eyes
Close the lid
Let it end
Please let it end

In my guts
My filthy guts
Poison rise
In my head
Dark abides
In my soul
Tantalize
Wanna...

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Categories: verse, depression,

My Dearest Poetry - Verse 1 by Obi Chidubem
Verse 1:
My Dearest Poetry,
I hope you’re doing fine,
To tell you the price of my love is why I wrote these rhymes
But the truth is my...

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Categories: verse, passion,

Premium MemberAlcoholic Rehab by Susan Gentry
Psychopathic vengeance... brainwashed auras
Sinister and lurking… trapped in night horrors
Dreadful premonitions… racing in your mind
Screaming nightmares… of your own voice
Alcoholic rehab... fear of unknown

May 17,...

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Categories: verse, addiction, angst, depression, drug,

Premium MemberSleeplessness by Gregory R Barden

Looming ...

The possibility of crisis
          Life-as-you-now-know-it-ending crisis
         ...

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Categories: verse, conflict, depression, emotions, fear,

Woman at the Window by Benjamin Toney
The sunlight broke the silence of the glass
To serenade the silhouette within.
That time of day when swallowed doubts slip in
Like uninvited guests,
She gazes out the...

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Categories: verse, depression, introspection, woman,