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Let Me Sleep

Poem on depression

Photo by Kinga Cichewicz

Numb me down
to the pain
Let me sleep
it all away

Leave me now
in my dreams
Let me die there
peacefully

I don’t belong
in this life
I never fit
let me die

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Cindy Bahl

Cindy Bahl

Published Poet | Writer | Astronomer | Software Engineer | Pen on writing advice, chronic pain, mental health, and poetry.

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