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Opulence This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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I’ve been watching him for days now. When he leaves his house to go to school, I’m the one carefully tailing him, switching cars every day to make myself look less suspicious. If he ever sneaks out of his second-story room, I’ll be the one... (more »)
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Her, Him, and the Receptionist This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. This work has won the Teen Ink contest in its category.
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Our daily jog together. At least I like to think of it as our jog. It’s not like we actually run together, but in close proximity in separate universes. It is hard to remember the days when we did not run together. My elliptical jogs right... (more »)
Subsection: Romance Articles   1738 comments
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The Merchant’s Girl: A Lament This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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     Now ye beholdThe tale of oldThat made our elders cry.The story ofTwo faithful lovesThat made two heroes die.The merchant’s girlHad skin of pearlsAnd glowing sapphire eyes.She walked with grace;Unto her faceThe... (more »)
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The Stepdaughter This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
   It was a working woman's dinner: spaghetti from a blue boxand vegetables from a plastic baggie in the freezer. But I couldn't blame her,the way we showed up, Annie with her, "Surprise!" and Travis with his,"Patty,... (more »)
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Silencing the Ivories This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
   As her aged hands masterfully performed myfavorite Chopin piece, I was in my prime. Hammers massaged my well-kept stringsand the sound was magical. Though it was hard to keep up with her nimble skill,none of the beauty was lost.... (more »)
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Letter from a Dependent Child
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Dear Mommy: I woke up this morning to the sunshine blazing in my eyes and a smell that I couldn’t identify: a heavy, rust-like smell with a hint of sweetness. Without a second thought, I slithered out of my bed and snaked down the creaky... (more »)
Subsection: Thriller/Mystery Articles  
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Crush
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You know that feeling that you get, when you realize you have a crush? That feeling of panic, because you know your crush will never like you back? I swear, it's one of the worst feelings in the world, especialy if you're crushing on your best... (more »)
Subsection: Romance Articles  
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Black ops
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In the year 2035 there is a terrorist named Manuel Menendez, and his family was very involved in the cartel in Nicaragua. They basically ruled Nicaragua in the 1970s until his dad was killed by an American Black Ops unit. The three people in... (more »)
Subsection: Sci-fi/Fantasy Articles  
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Dear Insanity
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Dear Insanity, Why can't anyone see you inside me? No one understood me, nobody understood you inside me. They were all blissfully ignorant. They never could see why you latched onto me, sucking the life outta me. I felt you enter me at an... (more »)
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Traumatized
The ringing phone filled her with dread. She knew who was on the phone. The couch pushed her up as she haltingly got up from it. With each step she took her legs felt like they were going to melt off of her. The wind whispered in her ears from... (more »)
Subsection: Thriller/Mystery Articles  
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Me me me.
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Me? Who is me? Sometimes I'm you. Or her.  Or him. Or so I thought.  That is indeed what I was trying to be. Little did I know, it's ok to be me. Not you. Because you are you. Not her. Because she is her. Not him.... (more »)
Subsection: Realistic Fiction  
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Looking For Heaven
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My momma had always told me, “Jaden, be a good boy, always. Don’t look for trouble and don’t look for fights. But don’t you ever be afraid to defend yourself.” Momma was gone now though. So was my dad. The nice people at church told me... (more »)
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First Draft: Life of a Hitman (name WIP)
By , Kewadin, MI
One shot, down, next. Two down, next. Three down, move locations. Bullets ring through the air. The life of a hitman is a hard one, especially for the newest one in the community, John. Although not my real name it was enough for the employers... (more »)
Subsection: Realistic Fiction  
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What We Deserve This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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I don’t think she’s showered in weeks. On the off chance I do bribe her and get her into the bath, she just sits there, shivering and curling herself into a ball. The only thing she bothers to put on anymore are over-sized sweatshirts, or a... (more »)
Subsection: Thriller/Mystery Articles  
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Sawyer Harris
Sawyer Harris 2:53 AM They are making me write this to you. They think that you will help me get through this, but I know that you won’t. Nothing can help me now. Of course, people like you are still deciding my fate, but the lawyer lady... (more »)
Subsection: Thriller/Mystery Articles  
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My Best Friend Scarlet
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“You can never lock me up!” I scream as the security guards are dragging me down the hallway leaving the court room. “I am not guilty! I didn't do it! I was tricked! Bamboozled! Scarlet told me to do it! Lock her up! Did you not see her in... (more »)
Subsection: Realistic Fiction  
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