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Teen Ink Magazine, February 1997 Edition

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College Guide

Cemetery By Jennifer T., Stoughton, MA
Deeper Wholes By Natasha C., Bellmore, NY
I Love This Game By Michael K., Manhassett, NY
Page 217 By Michael N., Williamsville, NY
Fordham University By Emily G., Milford, CT
Plymouth State By Michael T., Milford, CT
Quinnipiac By Kelly R., Brunswick, ME
Saint Anselm By Jennifer C., Cohasset, MA
Suny At New Paltz By Shakima M., Bronx, NY


Blood Cape By Jessie A., Floral Park, NY
Don't Let It Get To You By Bill S., Central Valley, NY
Go Ahead, Shoot By Tim C., Lansdale, PA
Like Raspberries with Milk in the Summer By Leah F., Burnt Hills, NY
Musicians By Cory B., Scituate, MA
Perspective By Brent R., Cumberland, RI
Speechless By Geneva L., Akron, NY
The Bridge By Tariq Y., Scituate, MA
The Golden Age Of The Electric Trains By Deane M., Brookline, MA
The House By Cynthia S., North Adams, MA
The Race By Melisa G., Hatfield, PA
Water Bugs Don't Get Angry At The Rain By Jennifer F., Westford, MA

Hot Topics

A Lesson Learned By Joy M., Brockton, MA
City Year By Courtney C., South Weymouth, MA
More Volunteers Needed By Michael D., Ashaway, RI
My Friend By Alyssa C., Duxbury, MA
Protect Teen Health By Johanna S., Framingham, MA
Volunteer Firefighting By Jennifer F., Boothwyn, PA
The Same By Brian D., Watertown, MA
Valentine's Day By Lisa G., Lansdale, PA


15 Minutes Of Fame By Dyanna R., Brunswick, ME
A Cracked Cup Of Confidence By Megan G., Scituate, MA
An Early Present By Alyson O., West Seneca, NY
Angelic Brother By Jessica T., Westford, MA
Black Reign By Tanisha L., Ayer, MA
Caged Silence By Laura H., Zerka, Jordan
Edgar Allen Poe, Recent Findings By Jack S., Mansfield, MA
Faster Acting New Insulin By Michael D., Newton, MA
He Stands There Waiting By Sean A., White Plains, NY
Holiday Horrors By Janine C., Congers, NY
I Always Take The Stairs By Anonymous
Jungle Closet By Christopher W., Glen Cove, NY
Mourning After By Rosa B., Newton, MA
My First Memory By Elise A., Agawam, MA
One More Time By Jaimee K., Amenia, NY
Still Me Inside By Mai G., Short Hills, NJ
The Shadow Program By Julie M., Boothwyn, PA
The Walls Of Stone By Andrew C., Sandwich, MA
Your Eyes Look Different In This Light By Jade H., Malone, NY
A Job That Does Not Pay? By Tom H., North Scituate, RI
Anfernee "Penny" Hardaway By Richard D., Crestwood, NY
Point Guard Play In The Nba By John G., White Plains, NY
Shattered Dream By Eliza-Beth L., Westford, MA
Stepping Off By Samip S., Westford, MA
The Knicks By Erica K., New City, NY
The Thrill Of Victory And The Agony Of Defeat By Joseph S., Scarsdale, NY
What Is Life? By Josh S., Stony Brook, NY


A Matter Of Faith By Bronwyn F., Alexander, ME
Appreciating One's Education By Chau T., Fitchburg, MA
Common Sense 101 By Heidi S., New City, NY
Education: The Only Solution By Chris F., Boothwyn, PA
Is Ebonics The Answer? By Paul S., Dedham, MA
Just Open Your Eyes And See By Corrine R., Franklin Square, NY
Just Say Something By Nadine G., Setauket, NY
Lies And Society By Dan S., Highland Mills, NY
Overpaid? By Kurt R., Avon, CT
Racism By Jeff A., Niskayuna, NY


Museum Of Modern Art By Deirie K., Scituate, MA
Rent By Jennifer D., Duxbury, MA
Rent By Nicole M., Staten Island, NY
Black Like Me By Andrew G., Scituate, MA
The Golem By Joe C., Winnetka, IL
The Island Of Dr. Moreau By Mark D., Concord, NH
Evita By Review by Lindsay D., Boston, MA
Fargo By Review by Colin M., Boston, MA
Jerry Maguire By Kenny S., Stoneham, MA
Mars Attacks! By Mandy S., East Weymouth, MA
One Fine Day By Courtney C., South Weymouth, MA
Scream By Peter T., North Attleboro, MA
Space Jam By Jennifer S., Quincy, MA
The Crucible By Jessica Z., Westwood, MA
The Relic By Katelyn M., Pembroke, MA
311 By Review by Matthew S., Mansfield, MA
Blues Traveler By Catherine S., Plymouth, MA
Phish By Jack S., Mansfield, MA
The Romeo & Juliet Soundtrack By Diane C., Congers, NY
Too High To Die By Brian G., Boston, MA
Under The Table And Dreaming By Tanner K., Keeseville, NY
Weird Al Yankovic By Andrew R., Keeseville, NY
The Simpsons By Shawn S., Clintonville, NY

Summer Guide

Duke Young Writers' Camp By Michael K., Manhasset, NY


Brown Or Black By Aiesha C., Brooklyn, NY
Dance By Tami R., Clarence, NY
Dear Mom By Paul B., Congers, NY
For Lina By Elizabeth R., North Massapequa, NY
Four A.M. By Robin B., Congers, NY
Love On Trial By Anya L., North Anson, ME
Mirror In The Wall By Brett P., Gilford, NH
Moon Lovel By Alyssa B., North Attleboro, MA
My Glory By Laura M., New City, NY
Nov 20 By Miron H., North Massapequa, NY
Ode To Pepsi By Mary M., Scituate, MA
Shadows Of You By Laurel B., Gilford, NH
Shielded By Jason T., Scituate, MA
Snow By La-won Y., New City, NY
Snow, Snow By Brooke S., New City, NY
Teen Years By Jayme K., Mansfield, CT
The Horizon By Medea L., East Haven, CT
The Smile On My Face Hurts By Marta C., Stamford, CT
Untitled By Sarah M., Tenants Harbor, ME
Untitled By Ann Marie B., Harriman, NY
Who Knows? By Darren B., Lucasville, OH
Winter By Anonymous

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