Black Dog

There is
A Black Dog
In the corner.
He is trapped
By my despair.
His beauty
Is my anguish.
His glory
Is my pain.
He whimpers
And he howls.
Black Dog’s
Escape is fear.
Death, betrayal
And indifference
Call Black Dog’s
Other name.
4 November 2019
Bear ©Bearspawprint2019


9 comments on “Black Dog

  1. simon7banks says:

    Black Dog was Winston Churchill’s name for depression.

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  2. Rosie S says:



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  3. willowdot21 says:

    Depression, I know him well 💜💜

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