Beatrice Dahlen

Freshman - 781 Points [B. V. Dahlen] (Hampton Roads, Virginia USA)

Beatrice Dahlen Poems

241. A Military Thanksgiving 9/22/2009
242. To My Daughter-In-Law 9/22/2009
243. Beach Sunrise 7/31/2011
244. Battle’s End 9/26/2009
245. An Engagement Prayer 9/26/2009
246. Apron Strings 9/26/2009
247. The Introvert 9/26/2009
248. Insomnia 3/9/2017
249. A Dragonfly 3/9/2017
250. August Afternoon 9/22/2009
251. Blessings For A Dying Friend 9/22/2009
252. Villanelle On Depression 9/22/2009

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  • Brandon Miller (10/15/2012 9:28:00 PM)

    if you dont mind can you read my poems and tell me what you think about them

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Best Poem of Beatrice Dahlen

Villanelle On Depression

Depression is a fact of life for me.
As much a part of life as food and air,
It hovers like a dreaded entity.

It scatters joys like useless stale debris,
And sews the ashes of my dreams in gloom.
Depression is a fact of life for me.

It poises like a shadowing banshee
With somber wings just waiting to enshroud.
It hovers like a dreaded entity,

And I can almost always guarantee
Secreted in my spectral holidays
Depression is a fact of life for me.

My life becomes a frequent abductee
Purloined by mirthless bird of prey
It hovers like a ...

Read the full of Villanelle On Depression


I reach out
and your hand is there
for me to grasp.
We need to cling together now,
to share the winter winds
and warming rays,
a steaming cup,
our children's play,
a laugh,

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