Depression, perfect crime of the mind
unsolvable, a technical achievement
mysterious, unattributed, unkind
Depression is a joke
where no one’s laughing
Depression is a movie
screened without light
Show, don’t tell
I can’t be bothered –
You want a poem painted in black?
Mark my words
with a giant marker
or use spray paint
for all I care
Today’s prompt was the scent of a flower. Safe to say I’m off prompt – as we are always at liberty to do. The prompts are there to provide inspiration, not pressure.
This poem demanded to be written and it demanded to be shared. I obey.
Day 27 of #OctPoWriMo done. Four days to go…