“In the dream, I fall into the sleepless sea With a swell of panic and pain My veins are aching for the distant reef In the crush of emotional waves Alright, get a hold of yourself And don’t fight it, it’s over your head It’s alright, the rumble in your ears It’s alright to feelContinue reading “Sleepless”
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Everything is in its Right Place
“Everything…In its right place…”Radiohead (2000) In typical form, Thom Yorke from the British electronica, post-rock group Radiohead, has penned the lyrics to this particular song, Everything in its Right Place, in a cryptic fashion, allowing the listener to interpret them as they see fit. For me, the opening of the song is captivating – theContinue reading “Everything is in its Right Place”
Hour of Need
Social isolation has been known to shorten life spans and contribute to such things as depression, anxiety, and substance abuse. Loneliness is a silent killer.
Always and Forever
I’ve always named my blog posts after songs, hence the name, Mental Health Verses. When it came time to write about this topic I thought about what which one would be most appropriate, and frankly, I couldn’t think of a single one. It was if I couldn’t think of a single song whose words could express how I’m feeling and that conveys the sentiments of this particular post.