The Greatest Pain of All by Sandy Lunøe

It hurts, the medicine,

which turns you into a robot,

taking away your power

to question,

bringing you to silence


But the greatest pain of all

is not to be believed


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Mad in America hosts blogs by a diverse group of writers. These posts are designed to serve as a public forum for a discussion—broadly speaking—of psychiatry and its treatments. The opinions expressed are the writers’ own.