Ask For Advice
Results 1 to 5 of 5

Thread: A poem about my deep, unending depression

  1. #1
    Flaux
    Flaux's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2016
    Posts
    2
    Thanked
    2

    A poem about my deep, unending depression

    They see her as a sad girl
    As a girl who is lost,
    Who took several steps onto ending paths
    They see her as lazy,
    A manipulator,
    A user,
    & a liar
    They see her as a misfit,
    One who has long left the so called freedom in Christianity
    They judge her, in ways they do not judge themselves

    She sees herself, too
    Looking in the mirror,
    A facade appears,
    Only to disappear upon second glance
    She sees a struggle,
    The constant battle of self-health
    & self-strength
    She sees one who has always tried hard to be faithful,
    To be reliable,
    To be honest about her true feelings...
    She sees the dysfunctional mother
    that she believes herself to be
    She sees someone who pretends to be happy,
    Even though it hurts more when she does
    She sees effort,
    Only to be faded out time & time again by darkness...
    & Still, she sees no one who understands.
    No family, no friends, no therapists, no doctors
    They all just want her to medicate with pills
    Because they cannot truly fathom why or how someone can continue to fall apart,
    Year after year...
    & the battle continues, without end.

  2. Thanks ApocalypseDreams thanked for this post
  3. #2
    1a1a
    Platinum Member
    Join Date
    Mar 2014
    Posts
    1,272
    Thanked
    399
    Exquisite prose. I hope you meet some good people.

  4. #3
    Flaux
    Flaux's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2016
    Posts
    2
    Thanked
    2
    Thank you so much for your kind words & it looks like I have encountered my first good person!

  5. Thanks 1a1a thanked for this post
  6. #4
    1a1a
    Platinum Member
    Join Date
    Mar 2014
    Posts
    1,272
    Thanked
    399
    Awww

    May there be many more!!

  7. #5
    KantSleep
    Silver Member
    Join Date
    Nov 2016
    Posts
    395
    Thanked
    178
    I am sorry some people have to struggle in life more than others. Good luck. Take care.

  8.  


Expert Advice
Featured Threads
My boyfriend doesn't text me as much anymore?
My boyfriend would text me everyday all day and now he won't text me first anymore or at all sometimes. Last night he stopped replying to my text so
Is she the rebound
If he leaves a 17 year relationship to date his High School Sweetheart from 32 years ago, is she a rebound ?
I want to break NC after almost 2 months to invite my ex gf to a concert
We have been in NC for almost 2 months after being together for 6 years. She stopped responding to a text i sent her. I saw she was interested in
Online dating, and why it doesn't work well for most men
We discussed this before, and for some reason people got personal and mean about it. So I have no intention of returning to this thread, but I wanted
PLEASE HELP, boyfriend talks to mom 4-5 times per day, very odd relationship....
Hi guys, Always been hesitant to post my personal business online. Anyways... here it goes... So my boyfriend is amazing...(just to throw this
Hurtful joking
My bf jokes about things that are very hurtful. Today was probably one of the most hurtful. He tried to grab my breasts and he does this a lot. He's
He dumped me and won't return my stuff
So I was seeing a guy for a short amount of time. Out of the blue....he blocked me? Fair enough, I get the message, I think it's rude but
Ask For Advice

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •