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Alone
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My body felt numb. Perhaps from the running, or maybe the cold. Chills spread across my skin, causing my body to convulse. My muscles screamed in agony before finally relaxing. For several moments I sat, straining my tired eyes, searching for... (more »)
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Lovely Poison #5
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I hum to myself glancing from my book once in awhile to watch my son play with a spirit. It was much like this peaceful day when I met the boy I would call my son. A year earlier. I sit on a bench in front of a park. No one notices me.... (more »)
Subsection: Sci-fi/Fantasy Articles  
The Path to Somewhere This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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Do you believe in ghosts? After living with one for most of my life I tend to lose all skepticism toward the subject. The ghost of my dad was with us for several years after he disappeared. It’s strange how close he seemed; you could feel... (more »)
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Sleepwalker This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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I woke up one morning and the comprehension washed over me: I’m an alien in this world. Homesickness clutched at my heart, leaving me breathless. Suddenly, a burst of fear seized me. What if I am given the chance to go back? No, I... (more »)
Subsection: Realistic Fiction  
The Waiting List This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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He sits in the drab, gray cell. A standard, plain, 6-by-8-foot enclosure. His prison. The beginning of his eternal punishment. He is sitting on the floor. Thinking. That’s how he has spent most days. Sitting with just his damn thoughts.... (more »)
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The Stalked This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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On a cloudy autumn morning in late November, he sat, perched in a tree, awaiting the rising of the sun in the eastern sky. Anticipation was building in his muscles and in his mind. He was patiently watching the dark shadows. As soon as the... (more »)
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Passing Judgement This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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Joel had never run for a train and believed he never would. So when the Uptown 3 train screeched away from the station as he descended the stairs, Joel sighed rather than swore, and set down his carrier bag next to a pillar. The reactions... (more »)
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I Didn’t Let You This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
We were born on January 1st, 2000, in Juárez, Mexico. In the first few years of our life the only thing that you could remember was your parents telling you that outside was dangerous and only home was safe. Since you were so young it... (more »)
Subsection: Realistic Fiction  
A Dream Deferred This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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They found his name on the boat. It was fished out of a book, stuck between damp pages that clung together, read in the lines of Chinese and English that ran about. It spoke of an American and it was a name that did not get questions or strange... (more »)
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A Chill Ran Down My Spine
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Beginning at my head, my body suddenly becomes ice cold. I have no other option than to accept my fate. Not but yesterday, my life was happy; then it came. I was wearing my favorite sundress that has pastel flowers on it, hanging out with my... (more »)
Subsection: Realistic Fiction  
The Bug Diaries
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Friday, July 15th There is a circular, black bug crawling slowly up the wall. I admire the persistence of this bug. Every few feet, it slips down the wall, but continues climbing upward, slowly, steadily, reaching for who knows what at the top... (more »)
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Death Waits for No One This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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The first and only time you had ever been to the hospital was when you were born. Your mother loved telling the story - you were quiet and calm, looking to all the world as if you were fast asleep, she says. Within the screaming and your father... (more »)
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Dear Jeon Wonwoo
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“Did you really expect me to be with you? Ever looked at yourself in the mirror?” Those words echoed on my head as my knees grew weak and I broke down under the rain.... (more »)
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The World We Live In
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I swear I can hear everyone’s hearts beating in the darkness around me. Maybe it’s just my imagination. Maybe I’m just imagining this whole thing. Maybe if I close my eyes and count backwards from 100 then when I open my eyes... (more »)
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Legends
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      I ride into the Capital on my white stallion, the wonderful Alexander, and I carry with me not a single thing but my ambition. Another vicious war has ensnared the Nation, and it was a mere thirty years ago that the First Great War... (more »)
Subsection: Action-Adventure Articles  
Apologetic Reperations
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Air promenades in a rather somnolent stance, filling empty grasps with a little warmth while orange blemishes gently subside from restless giants above. I waiver, hands against the wall, staring down the blur that’s manifested through... (more »)
Subsection: Realistic Fiction  
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