Treasure Island

(De Va)

(The Cosmos)

Depression


You steal my soul and hide it in the deep
You take my heart away to turn me into a sheep
You come in the night and rape my mind
You peel my imagination like a rind

Depression consumes my soul and empties me of essence
Depression takes the fire of my passion leaving senescence
Depression sets me in a prison in the deep dark dank
Depression fills me with tears because of his prank

Monster deep in the darkness on a starless night
Monster flying e'er so low on a maiden flight
Monster claws upon my limpid body as I try to escape
Monster in my soul, to me it such hideous rape

Submitted: Tuesday, December 13, 2011
Edited: Monday, January 23, 2012

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  • Darkangel Flyfree (11/1/2012 4:00:00 PM)

    I agree with everyone else, depression is like a drug keeping you in the dark, never letting go. Until finally someone showing you the light! Great poem filled with so much emotion! (Report) Reply

  • Cosmic Dreamer (12/30/2011 6:01:00 AM)

    Depression like a dark cloud engulfs the soul in what seems to be a never ending darkness... Excellent poem... (Report) Reply

  • Dave Walker (12/22/2011 1:00:00 PM)

    A truly fantastic poem. Beating the demons is
    hard but it can be done. Its something you
    just have to keep fighting against. A great write.
    May i invite you to read my new poem called,
    For Paul Blackburn. Its a true story. (Report) Reply

  • Vipins Puthooran (12/18/2011 2:06:00 PM)

    Beautiful imagination! ! And wonderful expressions! ! !
    we feel sepression when our soul be in loneliness! ! ! (Report) Reply

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