Depression

by Kimberly
(Kalamazoo, Mi)

I'm sick and tired of your threats
and your lies,
I wish there were a way
we could completely sever ties.

Life would be brighter,
less gloom, more hope.
I hate what you do to me
it's really no joke.

You lie to me and say
that "I'm no good."
you say "no one would care"
and "that I should."

You tell me to do things
I know are not right,
You cause me to question
what is wrong from what is right.

You say "I am worthless"
and "deserve to die,"
that "my life doesn't matter"
and I begin to cry.

I know that you're lying to me,
I know it's not true.
Depression you WON'T win,
I choose ME over you.

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Jul 29, 2018
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by: Kimberly

You have my permission to share this! I'm so glad you enjoyed it.

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Great! Thanks so much, Kimberly! I appreciate it as I know it will speak to so many of my visitors!

Jul 27, 2018
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by: Dana

Wow! What an amazing, powerful poem! Thank you so much for sharing this with me and my visitors!
I'd love to share this with my clients ... with your permission of course!

All I have to say is 'You Go Girl'! I'm proud of you! You are going to kick depression's butt!

Big hugs,

Dana

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