Elementia depression

Writing

Every Bit as Dark as You

By Blaire Lauren Ginsburg

Just as wild and just as true, I’m every bit as dark as you. I would not show it on my face, But I’ve learned your secret, silent grace. Your gait is sure as the day is fair And filled with ling’ring subtle air, But I won’t let it fool me so; I know your mind, like mine, in woe With thoughts that


Oblivion

By Lauren McGrath

Go away, and leave me be Let me rest eternally Shroud myself in darkness Where I can never be hurt Close my eyes and sigh As I slip slowly away Settle in the emptiness I’ve made for myself An emptiness that cannot be filled Let me wash away the feelings The tides of emotion slowly turn to calm As


Pain and Hate

By Bethanie Powell

My Soul yells at me I’m dying inside wishing that I felt no pain but It keeps coming I take the pills of pain and hate to wish it all away when the pills wear off I slit my wrist to see the blood run down my arm I let people feed off my pain blood sucking demons wishing someone would come to my r


Be Aware: It Happens Everyday

By Hailey Cannon

she cuts and bleeds to fell the pain she cuts and bleeds, it leaves a stain she cuts and bleeds everyday she cuts and bleeds because she cannot say say what she needs, what she wants if she does it will cost cost a price too high to pay all because she cannot say what she wants she doesn’t want t


Lost

By Catherine Strayhall

There is a stillness in the air I can feel it everywhere

Heavy darkness Airy light Loud silence Empty night

It seems as though with every breath There is a little bit of death

Choking sadness Endless days Dark corners New pathways


Black

By Gage Oshman

I wish more things were black. Watch the depression stack Bury the emotion in a deep sack Take all the hate and give it back The whip of remorse has a thundering crack I wish more things were black.


Where Did I Go?

By Elizabeth Tripp

Who is this girl I see in the mirror? This girl’s eyes full of fear, caused by Demons whispering in her ears. Scared one day their words won’t be lies. She holds on, trying not to cry. Each day wanting to die, She finally cries. A cry for help More like a yelp Or a scream, But she next makes a sc