Mental Health – Written Friday 20th January 2006 (Aged 30)

Mental Health

mental health –
has always been paramount to me
since i first collapsed
since that car hit me –
and i was told i had to go back
mental health –
deeply aware
of the scars that run through my personality
my own ‘over’ sensitivity
and my concern about concrete realities
mental health –
for people like me
it is as important, if not more so –
than physical frailty
mental health –
has always taken precedent
our grip on reality is fragile
something we should all know




James Garratt – Friday 20th January 2006


More poems at
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More about this blog, The Boy Behind the Glasses, here
https://theboybehindtheglasses.com/2020/01/08/the-boy-behind-the-glasses-an-introduction/


More poems from 2006 here
https://theboybehindtheglasses.com/category/poems-and-writing-2006/

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