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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 »)
Subsection: Action-Adventure Articles   856 comments
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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   1735 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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Losing Julietta
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I. Time. The ticking of the clock revertebrates throughout this entire dimension and the next. If you listen closely enough, you can hear it. Most people don’t though. Time. “Jeffreeyyyyyy hurry up!” She squeals in the bright midday... (more »)
Subsection: Realistic Fiction  
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Sympathetic Vibrations This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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I open the glass doors, striding directly toward the paintings by Blinn Jacobs and Will Lustenader. My eyes are riveted by those haphazard blocks of color; in one of Lustenader’s paintings, jaunty white lines seem to dance with a jagged black... (more »)
Subsection: Realistic Fiction  
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I Believe First Impressions are everything
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    “You represent yourself” I heard over and over one too many times. I didn’t get the true meaning of a first impression. As a 12-year-old, doesn’t-care-about-anything, 8th-grader the last thing I cared about was if I wore the... (more »)
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A Grave For a Shadow This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
Allied operations report. January 5th, 1970. Generalized timeline June 6th, 1944—massive allied defeat at Omaha, Juno, Sword, Utah, and Gold beaches. January 19th , 1957—Britain negotiates truce with Hitler; Hitler will stop expanding... (more »)
Subsection: Historical Fiction  
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The Melancholy of Reality
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"I don't know when, but since then, I can't stop thinking of you in a ponytail. I think that suits you best." "What're you trying to pull?" I ignored Haruhi's protests and k- *BEEP* the computer... (more »)
Subsection: Sci-fi/Fantasy Articles  
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Walker of Magic
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Telak Ranks Pre-Rank- Apprentice Rank 1- Knight Rank 2- Fighter Rank 3- Avenger Rank 4- Savior Path 1- Order                                        Path 1-1- Judge              Path... (more »)
Subsection: Sci-fi/Fantasy Articles  
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The Box
     The pounding of the rain on the windows filled my ears. With my mind racing, I could barely hear what she was saying until I heard, “He said you were the only person he ever grew close to. He wanted me to give these to you.” She... (more »)
Subsection: Romance Articles  
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Kidnapped Halloween
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It’s ice cold and pitch black. I can’t see anyone’s tears, but I can hear them in their screams. Everyone is scared, tumbling over one another with every second. My family and I were in some sack of some sort. We hear yelling and laughter... (more »)
Subsection: Thriller/Mystery Articles  
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The Store
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Loud noises are always everywhere. The only time there is quiet is after everyone, including the workers leave. Even the doors make noises as they eat more and more customers. People of every kind come and go as they please. Some of them are... (more »)
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Battle of the Ring This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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You step into that ring, you and your foe get in the center, the whistle blows, and you are in that moment. It’s only you, your opponent, and the sound of the coaches voice. Everything else is blocked out. As if it was never there. Your mind... (more »)
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I Shouldn't Trust A Soul
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Run. Run and don't stop. Running was all that was going to save me, running was all that was going get me away, running was all the would've saved me. I just needed speed, but what can i do now? Just watch.     The sun looked more yellow... (more »)
Subsection: Thriller/Mystery Articles  
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