10 thoughts on “Depression’s Call

  1. Grace March 9, 2016 / 8:35 am

    I hear your call for help, as depression is a very stark place to be ~ Specially like this part:

    I talk like a moth flitters to light,
    shadow boxing.

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    • lillian March 9, 2016 / 9:25 am

      Thank you, Grace. I am good……writing this poem from the perspective of so many afflicted with this disease.


    • lillian March 10, 2016 / 5:13 am

      Thank you, Bjorn. It truly is — and it’s so misunderstood by so many.


  2. katiemiafrederick March 19, 2016 / 1:32 am

    no longer
    sad iS
    death iN
    life not even
    wHere sadness
    dares to tread iN
    darKest human way…

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    • lillian March 20, 2016 / 7:47 am

      ….sadness dares to tread….. describes the will of someone trying to beat this dark thing called depression. Well said.

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      • katiemiafrederick March 20, 2016 / 8:07 am

        SMiLes.. my friend.. Been there and beat the severest ’bout of Depression that my Air Force shrink ever noted in his clinical practice.. In a 66 month shut-in stint where even having a tear was a dream come true 63 months into it.. Funny how ya don’t count the months.. days.. And seconds in heaven and that’s where i stay nowOn as continuous practice iN Art of work free.. WiTh Poetry.. Dance.. And SonG.. as oNly true liGht Love religion for me.. Second to second.. noW..:)

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