Depression

My heart it yearns to sing
and in the end it bleeds
as tears run down my cheek
in dreary monotony

My mind yearns to be heard
but I will never be first
This life I often curse
in this bitter and lonely world

My body yearns to move
yet I will always lose
in darkness do i brood
In the end I’ll pay my due.

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About ninefolddragon

I am a self-proclaimed writer, spiritualist, and warrior. My primary writings are poetry and essays that evoke elemental visualization and are written in honor of the sacred feminine.
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8 Responses to Depression

  1. This is a great piece. Anyone who has experienced depression can relate to this. Very well written 👍

    Liked by 1 person

  2. tmezpoetry says:

    The one thing I can appreciate about depression is that it cuts through the bs. 🙂

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  3. pranabaxom says:

    Share your love and share your grief, soon it will be sunny.

    Liked by 2 people

  4. sppeac1987 says:

    Sad yet beautiful, this really moved me. Great stuff 🙂

    Liked by 2 people

  5. Anonymous says:

    Great post. Concise and accurate. I can totally relate.

    Liked by 1 person

  6. writeupmyalleyblog says:

    So many relate. Such a common thing to many, even if not diagnosed.

    Liked by 1 person

  7. changetoday says:

    I wish I could write as well as you.. You certainly have the gift of the gab. 🙂

    Liked by 1 person

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