Stories tagged “depressed”

  • Slighted

    Someday someone will say the right words to pull me out of this depression. I’ll turn on my computer and there they will be. It will be as a love note left just for me. The words will be gentle, forgiving, and from the right person at the righ...

  • Another World (Mature)

    The kids upstairs are so happy. A smoking hot mum and a great dad. I see them being marched down the stairs outside my apartment, pretending to be soldiers, led by the best fucking dad in the world, their sergeant. Their apartment is probably wall to w...

    • Author: ahobday
    • Posted about 10 years ago.
  • On The Feelings of...

    Left to her own devices To contemplate virtues and vices And what does she have left? I’m sure the answer’s nothing Alone without anyone who cares Go on about your own affairs Don’t look at me And I won’t look at you They tend t...

    • Author: Lone Writer
    • Posted almost 10 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • It's Already Too Late

    I don’t know if I can take it I don’t have what it takes to make it I would rather run away Please, don’t make me stay It hurts me so deeply Can’t you hear me pleading? I beg of you release me It might already be too late…...

    • Author: Lone Writer
    • Posted almost 10 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Needing To Live, Wanting To Die

    Needing To Live Wanting To Die I don’t remember why I try Give me a reason To continue this season I see no hope right now I see nothing I don’t want to play Russian Roulette Take me Or leave me But please, don’t bleed me After you&#...

  • She Wanders Lost

    She wanders lost Forever blind Always running out of time She wanders lost Through streets of embers Always encouraging her to Forget… Or maybe Remember? She wanders lost Through time and space Maybe its time To throw this race? She wanders lost...

  • As For Love...

    It hurts It saves It separates and brings together Holds people by an invisible tether But keep yours away from me Just go away and let me be Love loves to hate me It shows up and fades away How can I stand to live this way? Just go and leave me alone...

    • Author: Lone Writer
    • Posted almost 10 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • The Mirror

    There is a girl, carrying a mirror down to her basement. She isn’t going to look at it, she hardly ever does; she never likes what she sees in it anyway. Its enormously heavy, the gilded, full length, reflective behemoth. Its glass pieces are scr...

    • Author: Lone Writer
    • Posted almost 10 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • The Rose of Tears

    The Rose of Tears Is coming for you Can’t you hear the dripping sound? The Rose of Tears Its coming for you It bids you turn around The petals are colored with depression The stem is thorned regret The leaves are beckoning to you A dark and dead...

  • Measure of Misery

    Can you see my sorrow? How do you measure misery? Is it the dreams, once had Now forced into razor-sharp Shades, the shadows of my aspirations? Is it the memories, faithfully observed To the point of outright worship? Is this utter perversion of God Th...

    • Author: Clotifoth
    • Posted almost 10 years ago.
  • Flowers

    The flowers came in a box the day before my birthday. I brought the box immediately up to my room as soon as I found it on the doorstep. It was dirty and dented, and the contents inside were in an even sadder state. The leaves were wrinkled, the buds s...

    • Author: Emmyful
    • Posted over 9 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Ashes Remain: Chapter Two;; Part 1

    I flew, taking the small cement stairs in great leaps. Eight flights later, I burst through a maintenance door, into one of the many side streets of the large city. Adrenaline pounded through my veins as I raced through the city streets, dodging the bu...

  • Plugged Out

    My body has not moved for millennia. My eyes stare blankly forward. Half of me is frozen. The other burns intensely. My fingers periodically twitch. Nothing comes of it. I see things no one else does. I miss things everyone else doesn’t. Sound pu...

  • Clutches of Dispare

    Darkness surrounds you, envelopes you, craddles you. Every way you turn you find Nothing; large and powerful and strong. Nothing and Darkness are your constant companions. These two help you through. Darkness hides you as nothing protects you. In Darkn...

  • The Losing Game

    I’m falling again Forgive me, darling I’m not strong enough to hold my own Against myself Beside myself Ahead of myself Ask Alice, she’ll know what this means I’m lost Did you know that? And somehow, every time you find me I fee...

  • Pessimist's retreat.

    Maybe it’s because I’m pessimistic And I’ve got no patience. Or because I’m no good At holding a conversation. Or because I feel guilty About being short tempered And rude When I don’t mean to be. But.. I wish I could tell...

    • Author: MissMay.
    • Posted over 7 years ago.
  • Stalemate

    Whenever we have one of those talks I wish I could shrink into my seat. I wish I could tell you that I am not happy but I’m walking across the tightrope of your heart keeping glass balls in the air I’m prancing gaily like well-preened hors...

    • Author: helig
    • Posted almost 7 years ago.
  • Sand Castles of the Mind (Mature)

    “At least there’s a silver lining.” “Don’t fucking start.” “What! I’m just trying to make you feel a little better.” “Well stop it. It’s not helping. My silver linings are always like fi...