Stories about depression

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Forgiveness forgive stories

Forgiveness

I do not seek vengeance, for life is too short.
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#forgive#love#hate#emotion#thoughts
Solace Eludes self-harm stories

Solace Eludes

Seeking solace through poetry. I write out my soul,
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#self-harm#hope#selfharm#poem#hurt
Blood and Tears poem stories

Blood and Tears

If tears could spring forth, then I would not have to cut.
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#poem#sadness#cry#masochism#tears
sarahemma
sarahemmaBronze Commai’ve got a war in my mind // daydreaming
I knew it could not work life stories

I knew it could not work

Bitter Sweet.
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#life#haiku#love#poems#mental illness
My Job semi stories

My Job

America runs on trucks.
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#semi#feelings#love#truck#depression
somebody
somebodySilver CommaIt's not what u take, it's what u leave
Wildfire depression stories

Wildfire

Depression is,nowadays, spreading like wildfire The people who are suffering through it want you all to know something
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#depression
wintermoontea
wintermoonteaa bit dramatic, don’t you think?
Dissociation 
 depression stories

Dissociation

I’m drunk and in the middle of an existential crisis.
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#depression#stuck#sad#feelings#dissociation
Darkness Descends pain stories

Darkness Descends

Darkness descends. Walls close inward. Rapid breathing. Pulse picks up. Thump thump thump.
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#pain#panic#sadness#poetry#sad
lukegreenwood
lukegreenwoodCommunity member
The loudest noise depression stories

The loudest noise

The loudest noise I’ve ever heard Is the sound of no-one
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#depression#existential#dark#loneliness#sad
poeticwater
poeticwaterGifted WriterI love poetry more than anything
Be Alive depression stories

Be Alive

He disappeared
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#depression#friends#suicide#poem#poetry
sarahemma
sarahemmaBronze Commai’ve got a war in my mind // daydreaming



          My thoughts have taken over
          my whole body poem stories

My thoughts have taken over my whole body

Burden.
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#poem#love#rain#poet#mental illness
sherena18
sherena18Bronze CommaKeep the Music, But change the Lyrics.
          
            

                  My Last Day depression stories

My Last Day

Please, when I die, keep me alive in memories.
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#depression#saddness#death#running away#dying
sherena18
sherena18Bronze CommaKeep the Music, But change the Lyrics.








           Pain...It Feels Good pain stories

Pain...It Feels Good

Pain. It feels so good.
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#pain#help#saddness#depression
anonymousrabbit
anonymousrabbitSharing my writing for the first time
Tuesday thoughtful stories

Tuesday

My car needs an oil change my airbag light stays on. My tires are low in air, there’s a weird noise coming from the engine.
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#thoughtful#in my head#anxiety#life#driving
introvert
introvertCommunity member
Eyes of Andromeda universe stories

Eyes of Andromeda

faring to weep and groan over the brokenness between them.
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#universe#death#deep#love#cold
sewalcher
sewalcherand I ran, I ran so far away
rocks in my pocket youth stories

rocks in my pocket

Who I am right now, depends on what I do.
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#youth#alone#suicide#weight#drowning
godswitness
godswitnessBronze CommaPeople must suffer
The Ugly Duckling alcohol stories

The Ugly Duckling

A short story about Teaching English as a Foreign Language
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#alcohol#teaching#tefl#work#depression
ismailbagnied
ismailbagniedBronze CommaI see beauty everywhere I go
Depression sadness stories

Depression

What was lost in the river of time felt irretrievable A pain emerged in my heart that was inconceivable
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#sadness#depression#darkness
burymebadpoetry
burymebadpoetryMind on a knife edge learning to write
Welcome to the pit. 
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Welcome to the pit.

Insight into my past home.
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#depression#home#pit#smoking#drug abuse