Tag: psychiatric

  • Mental Illness: A Blessing in Disguise?

    I know that most readers may be taken aback by the title of this post. Some will be confused as to how mental illness could be a blessing. Can something which disturbs your life on a fundamental level, which causes so much pain, heartache, grief and even despair, be on any level good? I say […]

  • Depleted

    I have no energyMy strength is goneI struggle to concentrateI’m totally withdrawn I slept for sixty hoursIn four consecutive daysMy thoughts are disconnectedReality is a haze I feel like a prisonerI’m in a stuporSlowly I get out of bedI’m unsteady and I stagger I’m lethargicUtterly fatigued and spentWhat shall I doI feel such torment I’m […]

  • Broken

    My mindFracturedA raging maelstromDisjointed thoughtsExtreme emotionsPsychotic breaksWith realityDissociative eventsPlungingInto the abyssHellfire scorchingDemons flyingAbove my headPain searedInto my soulSuffering unabatedA perverse calculusPlays outSpirits whisperIntrusive thoughtsInner voices tormentFractured memories by Zachary Uram, (c) 2022