Mental Health

Mental health is a level of psychological well-being, or an absence of mental illness.
Turmoil
Cinquain

Turmoil

Depressed; Locked in a box; Decaying every day; Not living life to its fullest; Dying

Cracks
Tanka

Cracks

Cracks in the ceiling Signals the end has begun Destruction awaits Do we stop what has started, Or relax contemplating.

My Anxiety
Free Verse

My Anxiety

She is like the undercurrent Swirling beneath the sea; Striking in an instance She’ll bring you to your knees. She …

The Lunatic
Villanelle

The Lunatic

The mind of a madman Is set to his hand, Like a fire enraged by a fan. His enormity began …

Tanka

Besieged

Feeling so lonely In the traditions of life – Happiness is dead – Besieged by a godless world, I’m slowly …

Cinquain

Cold & Broken

Alone; Cold and broken, In eternal anguish: Abused, tattered and forsaken — Withdrawn.

Etheree

Undress Me

My Lover; My loving Gentle giant; Engaged for eight months, Then we became transformed. Married to my one true love, …

Micropoem

I’m Done

Torrential rains transcending down upon me From your morbid vengeance of self-centeredness, With your lust of destruction and melancholy state; …

Outer Darkness, a tanka poem - Walk In Verse
Tanka

Outer Darkness

Alone with no hope, Cast into outer darkness — The soul slowly dies — Waiting for the guillotine To undo …

Addiction, a free verse poem - Walk In Verse
Free Verse

Addiction

When I was in the lowest pits of hell, You came and encompassed me with love, Embracing me ever so …

Eating Disorders
Free Verse

Eating Disorders

You’re obese and I’m too thin, Self-control is our biggest sin. You see hunger, I see greed, And yet we …

The Addict, a chained cinquain poem - Walk In Verse
Chained Cinquain

The Addict

She weeps, Chained in anguish, Bound by her master’s trance; He glides into her ceaselessly — Addict; The fire Surges …

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