Poets is powered by Vocal creators. You support Adrian Salgado by reading, sharing and tipping stories... more

Poets is powered by Vocal.
Vocal is a platform that provides storytelling tools and engaged communities for writers, musicians, filmmakers, podcasters, and other creators to get discovered and fund their creativity.

How does Vocal work?
Creators share their stories on Vocal’s communities. In return, creators earn money when they are tipped and when their stories are read.

How do I join Vocal?
Vocal welcomes creators of all shapes and sizes. Join for free and start creating.

To learn more about Vocal, visit our resources.

Show less

Anxiety

Losing My Mind

my mind is my enemy

my brain is my enemy.

my mind is my enemy.

the voices are against me

my eyes will always deceive me

my emotions deceive me

my eyes deceive me

my mind is against me

my mind is my plague

in this world, my mind is my greatest enemy

I am my greatest enemy.

my mind lies to me

my mind tells me up is down

my mind is against people

it tells me others are plotting against me

I'm drowning in a sea of voices.

the voices become overwhelming

I'm drowning, suffocating in paranoia

I'm tortured. I'm beaten.

blinded by absolutes

I'll never know the truth

Now Reading
Anxiety
Read Next
I Remember