Tag Archives: Depression

Contingency

You swallowed up such a big piece of my history, And now I don’t know if I’m meant to be unhappy For eternity. Maybe in due time, the stars will align And I’ll have my chance to shine. But until … Continue reading

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Every Hour Can’t Be Happy Hour (2014)

4 PM hits, Another hollow bottle in my midst. Finally, the world revolves around me, And I feel free. But now I can’t see past the bottom of my glass, And I feel incomplete. One misstep and I’ve fallen from … Continue reading

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Obsolete

I tip-toe down hallways, Gingerly open doors. Stare at four walls, And let the silence take precedence. I’m obsolete, A dial-up machine. With no firewall, I feel incomplete.

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Anhedonia

It’s got me alone, yeah, Anhedonia. If only I could play along And quit singing sad songs. But I’m trapped in a fish bowl, Vying to get out. Feeling the pressure To make something of myself. If my heart were buoyant … Continue reading

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Boys Don’t Cry

Ashen pallor, Bloodshot eyes; Wears dark clothes And never goes outside. If only he could speak up, Call out for help, Get out of the house; Maybe he’d see, this isn’t always how it has to be. If only he … Continue reading

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Boy With a Broken Mind

Everyone knows today’s the day They’ll take him away. To be confined behind bars; what a sweet escape For a boy with a broken mind. They think he’s dangerous, And that he lost his morals when it came to this. … Continue reading

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School Suspension

School bell rings, I’m suspended; Swinging from the ceiling. Could you help me get down? Drank too many, then tied myself up, Hoping to drown In all the rejection and hate. Now I’m hanging with two feet off the ground … Continue reading

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