Devanshu Patel


Suppression And Depression - Poem by Devanshu Patel

Let you open, shut-doors of mind,
Holes and windows of all kind.
Let the gust of fine fresh air
Come in and wash your brain bare.

Let that wind blow away old leaves
And dark debris your poor mind heaves.
Let new fancies and colorful dreams
Fly out freely with fresh air streams.

Let flow away that staleness of past
Feel fresh ever, lost is not the last.
Bliss of a life lies in expression
Suppression always brings depression.

© Devanshu Patel
5/16/2018
Chicago

Topic(s) of this poem: depression

Form: Lyric


Poet's Notes about The Poem

Inspired by 'Depression' - Poem by Howard Simon

Comments about Suppression And Depression by Devanshu Patel

  • Lungelo S Mbuyazi (5/30/2018 9:57:00 AM)


    Each line brings about an open mind to a depressed mind....great artwork....
    Thanks for sharing such a powerful psychological poem
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  • Nasarudheen Parameswaran (5/20/2018 7:51:00 AM)


    A nice poem with psychological stress to avoid distress. (Report) Reply

    Devanshu Patel (5/22/2018 2:17:00 PM)

    Thanks...Thanks...Thanks a lot for reading my work and also making a valuable comment... Stay happy and blessed.

  • Kumarmani Mahakul (5/18/2018 2:53:00 AM)


    lost is not the last.
    Bliss of a life lies in expression
    Suppression always brings depression.........so true. An outstanding poem with fantastic expression. Thank u dear Devanshu for sharing this gem inspired by Howard Simon.
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    Devanshu Patel (5/22/2018 2:20:00 PM)

    So nice to see you again with some motivational words in the form of a comment. Thank you very much. Stay happy and blessed.

  • Howard 'the motivational poet' Simon (5/16/2018 9:13:00 PM)


    Wow! Wow! Wonderful work my friend! Such an inspirational and beautiful poem. I am honored just to know that this poem was inspired by my poem “Depression.” Well done! 10/10 (Report) Reply

  • Devanshu Patel (5/16/2018 6:10:00 PM)


    ''Let flow away that staleness of past
    Feel fresh ever, LOST ISN'T THE LAST...
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    Howard 'the motivational poet' Simon (5/16/2018 9:16:00 PM)

    Indeed “Losr isn’t last” Powerful line. It is not over until it is over. A powerful never say die line and poem. Keep writing my friend!

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Poem Edited: Friday, June 8, 2018


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