Poem: Be Sad

When the waters rise;
When loneliness
Despair and fear
Fill your heart
Like some black tide;
Do not push them down.
Do not avoid.
Do not be ashamed.
Let the floodgates open
Be sad.
Feel the dark emotions rage
Embrace the pain.
Only by embracing
Can you truly let go.

Published by Devin Hogg

My name is Devin Hogg. I was born and raised in Carnarvon, Ontario, Canada. I moved to Guelph, Ontario, Canada in 2009 for university and lived here ever since. In my free time, I enjoy reading, watching TV and movies, going on long walks, swimming, and practicing Chen style Tai Chi. I love to write poetry and blog regularly about topics such as mental health, sci-fi/fantasy series, faith, sexuality, and politics.

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