Blossoms Never Die

I wrote this a few years ago, for my at the time boyfriend, and someone else. I still really like it.    True love blossoms into a love that never dies Trust that never is broken A rose grows as does a beautiful, loving relationship Two people together brought together by an affectionate bond Hand…

Paranoid Personality Disorder

So to continue Mental Health Awareness Month (it’s actually month… I thought it was week), I have a poem about Paranoid Personality Disorder. This is a disorder where people are suspicious of others, or have a distrust of others. This was a hard poem to write, because we all have paranoia of some kind, but…

Guest Post – No Scream

Here is a guest post from someone from the Young Writers page, of which I admin. I really liked their 6 word story so much! I hope you like it as much as I did! 🙂  Nine months, ten hours, no scream. By: Tatiana Charvet

Panic Attack

So I wrote two Tanka poems on panic attacks since I have a lot to say about them. I used to suffer from panic attacks daily, but now I don’t have them as much, thankfully. They are scary things. My poems are based on my experience, which may not be true for everybody.    I’m…

Depression

Hey everyone! Sorry I didn’t post yesterday – had a bit of a hard day. Anyway, today’s post is a small poem about what depression can feel like.      All at once Drowning from the outside And drowning from the inside Leaving no chance for survival Filling the body mercilessly A sense of doom…

Insomnia

Insomnia is where you can’t sleep at night, and have trouble staying asleep. It affects around 30-50% of the population, with 10% having chronic insomnia.  This affects lives in many ways, and sometimes there’s just no way to sleep, no matter what you try!    I know tomorrow I’ll be tired Getting less sleep than…