Tag: Suicide

We were never meant to fight alone

I see you, even if you cannot. All this time I have watched you fight your own battles, unaware of my watchful gaze. I'm here, just as I have been all along, but unless you allow me I cannot draw near.  Don't you see? I want to help you. I can help you, even if … Continue reading We were never meant to fight alone


Accepting Loss

I still have your number, saved in my phone. If I text or call I’ll get no answer, and yet I don’t delete it. You’re on Facebook too, your account still active, but I know I won’t hear from you. A birthday reminder appears on social media, and I can just about ignore it. But … Continue reading Accepting Loss

Relapsing after months of improvement

Night Sky   The day draws to a close As night begins to fall, Heralded by night time’s chorus. Shafts of moonlight pierce the dark, Only to be hidden by clouds Moving, so gently, in the cool breeze. Dark, quiet, and empty, Not a thing disturbs the silence. As you gaze at your surroundings, you … Continue reading Relapsing after months of improvement

Dwelling on the past

The Unsung Song   A beautiful, haunting note Echoes through the stillness, A lone voice in a deserted place. The sound travels across the water, Trees move to the melody, But no-one hears your song.   Fear and rejection stole your voice Before you knew it was there. As the dark hides the light, So … Continue reading Dwelling on the past