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    16 Gorgeous Poems That Can Help You Cope With Your Depression

    "I am the master of my fate, I am the captain of my soul."

    We asked the BuzzFeed Community what poem helped them through their depression. These are the inspiring results.

    1. "Nobody But You" by Charles Bukowski

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    Read the entire poem here.

    Submitted by Cyndi Schlieger, Facebook

    2. "Invictus" by William Ernest Henley

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    Read the entire poem here.

    Submitted by Rianna Robinson, Facebook

    3. "Since feeling is first" by e.e. Cummings

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    Read the entire poem here.

    Submitted by Jackie Keely, Facebook

    4. "Daily Haiku on Love" by Tyler Knott

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    Submitted by kathleenf444eb35b5

    5. "Desiderata" by Max Ehrmann

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    Submitted by Sarah Woodward, Facebook

    6. "Do not go gentle into that good night" by Dylan Thomas

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    Submitted by Jessica Lee Knapp, Facebook

    7. "Oh me! Oh life!" by Walt Whitman

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    Submitted by rachelf44de36803

    8. "Resume" by Dorothy Parker

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    Submitted by Mike Cherepko, Facebook

    9. "Hope is the thing with feathers" by Emily Dickinson

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    Submitted by amyt4c42dd694

    10. "Life is Fine" by Langston Hughes

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    Submitted by raphaelahops

    11. "The Layers" by Stanley Kunitz

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    Submitted by tenderheart13

    12. “The Rainy Day” by Henry Longfellow

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    Submitted by Anna Hill

    13. "To This Day" by Shane Koyczan

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    Listen to the entire spoken poem here.

    Submitted by Corina Helm, Facebook

    14. "Caged Bird" by Maya Angelou

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    Read the entire poem here.

    Submitted by Christi Sessa, Facebook

    15. "A Question" by Robert Frost

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    Submitted by erenah

    16. Untitled by Erin Hanson

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    Submitted by madijw

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