At some point I Got lost The where and whys don’t matter I just got lost, Disappeared, And was never Heard from Again There is a loss inside us all, Which can’t be fixed, And mine was paramount, Writ large, Expanded in a black hole Until there was none of me left, Nothing to find, … More Poem – Lost
Most days are boring Some days are good A handful are almost unendurable A smaller number still are quite wonderful It is for these that I live
What makes life worth living? There can be no universal answer to this, perhaps the greatest of questions because the answer would be different for each person. Things are further complicated if you have depression since the nature of the condition is to suck the joy out of experiences and thus out of life itself. … More What Makes Life Worth Living?
He saw her in the hotel lobby as he finished his next to last cigarette. She was tall for her age, brown-haired and serious-looking. He found himself staring at her. He didn’t know why. And as he stared, she gradually looked up and met his gaze. He looked away, embarrassed. Her mother was somewhere nearby. In … More Story – The Permanent Quit
There are so many questionnaires online about depression but few of them seem to get to the heart of the matter. This short yet self-indulgent approach I have selected may help redress the balance even if only to a very small degree. I hope you enjoy it. Hello and welcome Thanks – it’s a pleasure … More Depression – A Brief Interview With Myself
How Are You? We forgot to ask If you were okay, No we didn’t forget, We just didn’t bother, We forgot to see, If you were going to leave us, We just didn’t ask, It never occurred to us, So we didn’t bother. We don’t ask robots, If they’re okay, We don’t ask machines, … More Three Poems
“Death is the state of all non-beings whose number outweighs the souls of the living, Just as the sands of the world outnumber those contained in a single hourglass” (Anon) We are condemned to life We are not condemned to death For death is non-existence Which is our true and natural state And therefore when … More Nothing