It’s okay to not be okay Morning light slowly creeps up to your eyes,
Involuntarily closing them shut, indifferent you remain.
The phone keeps ringing on the bedside table,
The slight persistent buzzing noise irritates you.
Pulling the blanket over your face, you guard away the sun.
Disinterested, exhausted, leave me …
“…Disinterested, exhausted, leave me alone, you say. But desperate and lonely, help me please, you meant…”
- Shrubaboti Bose, It’s okay to not be okay
About my Poem It’s okay to not be okay Spreading awareness about mental health issues has become the need of the hour. An increasing number of people …