Poems on Depression

Original rhymes by Ross Adamson

Poems on Depression graphic – despondency, sorrow, melancholia, unhappiness, pessimism, downheartedness, inadequacy, gloom, hopelessness and misery

Poems about sadness, despondence, melancholy and despair.  Rhymes about psychological matters, mental health issues and low spirits.

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Gloom-Tinted Glasses

Gloom-Tinted Glasses

Depression is a washout lens,
Infusing hues with grey.
It dulls the best sensations
And enshrouds the brightest day ...

Self-Destroyed

Self-Destroyed

As ghostly as a graveyard
In the murky depths of night,
His eyes are like extinguished fires,
Long gone the gift of light ...

Blue Monday

Blue Monday

Blue Monday is here, the media says:
A day of despondence and gloom.
But really it’s only a marketing ploy
To get us to spend and consume ...

Good Days

Good Days

You only see me on good days.
On bad days I suffer alone.
When feeling half-dead,
I curl up in my bed
And I hide from the world on my own ...