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Falling Into Darkness: Depression

November 4, 2008
By Inizhay BRONZE, Chickasha, Oklahoma
Inizhay BRONZE, Chickasha, Oklahoma
3 articles 2 photos 2 comments

Pushed into the water
I plunge down, down
I kick out to push
Back toward the light
Above my head
I fight and I strike
While the light looms above
As the breath in my lungs
Disappears into nothing
So I can't breathe
As my thoughts disappear
Into the swirling current
Surrounding me completely
I continue to fall into
Darkness that surrounds
My Heart, Soul, Mind
Nothingness grips me
As nobody hears me
And I'm stuck in this nothing
Of difficult return

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Bleeder GOLD said...
on Jan. 27 2010 at 9:40 am
Bleeder GOLD, Peoria, Arizona
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i love this poem and it strong