123. The Song of One Depressed

This is a poem I wrote that reflects my experience with major depression. It addresses the Spiritual side of healing.

Another day of darkness;
No hope but only fear.
O, how I miss Your presence,
And long to have You near.

Then suddenly within me,
You whisper in my ear,
And light replaces darkness,
And hope replaces fear.

 

 

 

 

About Patrick Day

triumphoverdepression.org This blog is my ministry to support those who are depressed, in gratefulness for my having overcome major depression. Read "About Patrick Day" just to the right of "home" on the top of the blog site to find out more particulars about me. I retired from a career in higher education, where I served as Dean of Instruction, and promptly moved into a life of purposelessness and despair for five years, finally coming out on the other side. I am now an author, a business and life coach, a writer of this blog, and a volunteer for various organizations. What I write about in this blog is not hypothetical comments on depression. I have been there, felt the horrible pain, had my life disrupted, and experienced everything that I write about. I pray that I may be a blessing to you.
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