This is a collection of verses, comprised of self-reflection, trance, life’s minutiae, and depressing thoughts. This is regardless, a simple construction, with looser control of words and phrases.
Nevertheless, it’s still able to portray emotions, usually in a direct and easily recognized manner.
Joseph Edet is a writer, reader, poet, and storyteller. The Portrait of Depression is his first published work. He lives in Ogun, Nigeria. He is a loner whose personality is divided into two knuckleheaded warriors fighting for control. His works are uploaded on Instagram @writeliketello. You could check it out whenever you’re bored.