just be here
(c)2017 Angela Ridgway, repurposed and welded steel, 23" x 20" x 7"
photo: Kevin McConnell Photography
Depression comes like a moonless night.
You don’t notice that it’s arriving at first,
but as the light begins to fade,
you notice the darkness.
Not all at once, but you can feel it coming,
from dusk to full darkness.
And then it consumes you.