Poems about Depression

Depression has become an epidemic amongst the teen population. Some of its prevalence can be blamed on hormonal changes as a teenager matures. However, the main reason for depression in teenagers is sadness felt as a result of struggling to get to know one's self and new intense feelings which are being felt for the first time.

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Depression Poems

8/9/2010 , 2 Stories , Rating: 4.73 , Votes: 63
By Emily

Sometimes, times can very hard. To get through those times, I write. It's the best way to express feelings. Honestly, I think this poem is pretty self explanatory.

  • Votes: 687,  Rating: 4.72 , 47 Stories , By Kasi
    Iím great, fine, spectacular. In a way
    I relish every night, and I live every day.
    I live, I laugh, I write, I sing,
    I wonder what the new days will bring.

    Then I get home, and I take off the ..........

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  • Votes: 291,  Rating: 4.63 , 3 Stories , By Grecia
    I slit my wrist to erase the pain,
    you look at me, and think I'm insane,
    my eyes turn red, bleeding my tears,
    and still you try to protect me from my worst fears.
    Look at my scars then you will ..........

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  • Votes: 89,  Rating: 4.62 , 1 Story , By Marco Barnes
    Another 24 hours poured into the cement
    Living through another's persons regrets..
    Just one piece of a puzzle, too big to comprehend
    Cant see the end, left the lights on again
    In the past, the ..........

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  • Votes: 1248,  Rating: 4.6 , 51 Stories , By Thalia
    What do you call it when all you feel is pain?
    When your loved ones look at you and all you feel is shame?
    When your tired of living and playing this game?
    when you know your life is meaningless ..........

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  • Votes: 128,  Rating: 4.6 , 13 Stories , By Cassidy
    I sit and wait for you to be there
    Sometimes I wonder if you even care?
    I sit and I cry waiting for the end
    All you do is sit there and pretend
    That I'm not there and the depression
    Isn't real; ..........

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  • Votes: 348,  Rating: 4.58 , 23 Stories , By Rachel Wilson
    you say your there for me
    but when I really open up to you , you just donít want to see
    you act like you care
    but when I have these thoughts and break downs I ring and your never there

    you ..........

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  • Votes: 30,  Rating: 4.57 , By Madison
    I know this isn't what you wanted.
    Not what you intended.
    You just wanted an escape
    got tired of the weight.
    You carry a heavy burden
    it haunts you day by day.
    And the day it came upon you
    was ..........

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  • Votes: 318,  Rating: 4.56 , 33 Stories , By Miika
    My world is falling, crumbling apart, life is meaningless & that's just the start
    My hearts so sore, I can feel it breaking & I swear to god it leaves me shaking
    Late at night till early in the ..........

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  • Votes: 182,  Rating: 4.55 , 12 Stories , By Wendy Nikole
    Does anyone know
    How I feel?
    Feeling so alone
    And so empty
    My eyes are blank and my smile is fake
    You can't just read me
    You just have to know me
    The tears that escape me
    As I remember all ..........

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