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Teen Ink Magazine, September 1996 Edition

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College Guide

College Confusion By Rachel P., Scituate, MA
And I Lived... By Lura S., Pittsfield, NH
Sweet Rain By Marcia P., Brunswick, ME
Time By Emily W., Norwich, CT
Amherst By Lindsay T., Westford, MA
Bentley By Jane B., Scituate, MA
Stronehill By Veronica S., South Boston, MA


A Conversation Between Hamlet & Ross Perot By Michael S., Williston Park, NY
I Am Not Obsessed ... By Lauren E., Vergennes, VT
Lenox At Noon By Chanel D., Springfield, MA
Serenity By Jake L., Framingham, MA
Stalking By Mike D., Westford, MA
Stranger By Brendan G., Palmyra, ME
The Breaking By Rachael D., Framingham, MA
The Language Of Water And Stones By Gail C., Sebago Lake, ME
The Mind Of A Child By Chris C., Elmont , NY
The Wedding Cake In The Middle Of The Road By Maya S., Rochester, NY
Where Were You Last Night? By Josh W., Weatogue, CT

Hot Topics

Adopt-A-Grandparent By Leslie S., Westford, MA
Beyond Black And White By Elizabeth Z., Watertown, MA
Challenger Little League By Eleanor O., Congers, NY
Children' S Program By Jackie C., Suffern, NY
My Most Productive Day By Siobhan H., Duxbury, MA
Special Kids By Eileen B., Hingham, MA
Losing The Extra Pounds By Katie M., Brooklyn, NY
Pigskin Problems By Jon C., Bendersville, PA
Smoking By Alia H., East Hampton, MA


A Smile By Christy H., Lancaster, PA
Beautiful By Jennifer M., Beverly, MA
Cresting The Wave Of The Future By Justin G., Pascoag, RI
Dear Editor By Crestina J., Ludlow, MA
Feedback: Thoughts About The Future By Wilfredo M., Springfield, MA
How Did It End So Soon? By Shannon H., Clarence, NY
I Remember Summer By Sarah S., Gorham, ME
Learning By Dissection By Joe B., Stoneham, MA
Passing Through By Kerry M., Clarence, NY
Practice Time By Amilee J., East Amherst, NY
Project Ashphalt: Tomorrow's Use Of Ash By Jonathan P., Ward Melville High, NY
Space Pollution By Pamela D., New Paltz, NY
Summer Nights By Jonathan N., Framingham, MA
The Depression By Jeffrey B., Beverly, MA
The Dishwasher By Shannon O., Whitman, MA
Are The /*96 Chicago Bulls Really The Best Team Ever? By Kevin H., Boston, MA
August Morning By Eric F., Amherst, NY
Fed Up By Sean O., Newton, MA
Paper Cut By Jessica M., New City, NY
Sailing By Julie A., Scituate, MA
The True Meaning Of Soccer By Anonymous
The True Sport By Lindsay T., Westford, MA
Am I Chinese Or American? By Jennifer G., New York, NY


Affirmative Action Should End By Diolinda V., Ludlow, MA
Is There Extra-Terrestrial Life In The Universe? By Judy C., Providence, RI
No Bystanders By Erin W., Dracut, MA
Teenage Perfection By Karen A., North Weymouth, MA
The Abuse Of Political Paranoia By Andrew K., Marblehead, MA
To Your Miserable Life By Kristopher K., Lincoln, ME


Plan 9 From Outer Space By Review by Emilee W., Williamsville, NY
The Hunchback Of Notre Dame By Sarah W., LaFargeville, NY
The Island Of Dr. Moreau By Review by Jake L., Framingham, MA
Bush With The Goo Goo Dolls By Review by Audrey M., Westford, MA
What Happened By Gail C., Sebago Lake, ME


(If I Had The Chance) By Sal C., Portland, ME
Almost Too Late By Jessica S., Poultney, VT
At Last By Tara K., New City, NY
Churros Y Chocolate By Darcy R., Briarcliff Manor, NY
Dream By Lori Z., Kenmore, NY
Fear By Cheryl H., Congers, NY
Fear Of Heartbreak By Julie P., Worcester, MA
Hiroshima By Chris P., Palmyra, ME
I Can't Quite Remember By Cheryl R., West Seneca, NY
I Didn't Have By Dan L., East Granby, CT
I Know By Wayne C., Tewksbury, MA
I'Ve Been There By Shannon H., Clarence, NY
Incredibly Porcelain By Juliana B., Wellesley, MA
Independent And Alone By Jennifer M., Beverly, MA
Liquid Sky By Kevin B., Campbell Hall, NY
Memories By Laura M., New City, NY
No Girls Allowed By Tami R., Clarence, NY
No Longer By David M., Framingham, MA
Okay, I'm Up By Talin A., Milton, MA
Rush Hour By Megan A., Congers, NY
Summer Breezes By Rachael K., Newton, MA
Two By Julie H., Beverly, MA

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