Wash away the sins of last night
depression, life, loneliness, masculinity, niceguys, poetry, rape, relationships, religion, society, suicide
I’ll make you well, good health I sell
Underpaid, overworked –
Demand a raise, watch them smirk;
capitalism, corporate, depression, education, money, office, poem, poetry, society, university, wealth, work
We are gods of the world we accept
capitalism, climate change, depression, ego, global warming, greed, hell, mental health, nuclear war, poetry, society, war
Asphyxiation by avarice,
Lost in a sea of plastic bliss.
apocalypse, capitalism, climate change, consumerism, earth, global warming, government, poem, poetry, pollution, society, waste
Rip at my cords and claim my fame
As they tug at my will to resist.
control, depression, expectations, exposed, fake, mask, persona, poem, poetry, puppet, relationships, society
There’s a doorway where I lay;
What lies beyond, I cannot say
anxiety, avoidance, coping, depression, escape, fear, hiding, introvert, poem, poetry, procrastination, society
It’s all just one big con isn’t it? Work for scraps, to buy food that poisons you, to run a car giving you cancer, never able to truly save up for that rainy day that we’ll never see once the mushroom clouds have burned out our retinas
capitalism, depression, economy, governemt, housing, life, mental health, rant, slavery, society, suicide, work
Your white picket fence
And the job it depends
Fill your life with but ash
9to5, capitalism, conformity, depression, devil, hell, life, monotony, routine, society, work
March on, drone!
Work you dead to the bone.
capitalism, career, competition, depression, drones, incorporated, life, poem, poetry, sheep, society, work