Tag: Bipolar Disorder

The Manic Queen

I wear this crown As I ride into Albania All rise as I enter the first town I am Queen of the Kingdom called Hypomania Peasants shall bow down From the main street to the fields covered in Zinnia For I have come to…

Universal Question

Last night I could not sleep Dreams of hatred were on the streets Violence A divide Racist speech This is not a dream A living nightmare What will it take To keep all those we love safe Family Friends Coworkers Neighbors It is not…

Phoenix

I rise with these scars like a phoenix from her ashes Battles fought and won Recovery made Demons long gone Light at the end of the tunnel Has just begun As Thomas Fuller once said, “The darkest hour is right before the dawn”

Doctor

I beg you not to leave me alone with my thoughts My mind and my demons from the past have become the best of friends They taunt me and laugh They take refuge in my body Tormenting my soul Please doctor, tell me how…

Prose: Recovery

Recovery is to begin again.

Prose: Sweet Dreams

The sun always says hello too soon when I have been dreaming of you.