Illness

Original rhymes by Ross Adamson

Poems on mental and physical unwellness and long-term ill health. Rhymes about suffering, disability, chronic disease, depression and affliction.

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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 ...

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 ...