Wellbeing (Originally Untitled) – Written Friday 20th January 2006 (Aged 30)

Wellbeing

i needed it
these last few days
i have been variable between moods
like my mental health
is truly on the line
a friend is helping me
a work colleague sat me down
and set it free
i needed it,
i have been an absolute pain
wallowing in self pity
veering between lanes
i have always thought of myself
as an independent being
here i am though, learning,
i need their feelings
i needed it
needed someone to tell me
compared to others,
i am at least half sane
holding onto me
letting out all of the pain
feeling small
in the shadow of my frame




James Garratt – Friday 20th January 2006


More poems at
  https://theboybehindtheglasses.com/


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/

I am a 40 something sometime writer. I live in the South West of the UK but originally I am from Essex.

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