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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 »)
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Lightness or Darkness
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 "You can't possibly love me for all that I have done," he spoke as if he were certain that no one could ever love him. And it was true; he did believe that no thing could ever love a monster like him. But he was wrong. He... (more »)
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Return to Sender This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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I found your girlfriend’s mixtape. It was between the seats in your car. The plastic case was cracked and as I picked it up, I wondered where she’d found cassette tapes. My mind said Radio Shack but my gut whispered Urban... (more »)
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Happy,A Five Letter Word
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Happy, a five letter word that sounds foreign on my tongue. My name is Ruth Anderson. If I were born a male it would have been Ryan. Drugs, alcohol, fast relationships, all of them can get you fake happiness. The thing is they aren't permanent... (more »)
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Letters From a Lover
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Dear Luke, I haven’t seen you in a week. Since I told you I was in love with you. I remember exactly what happened that day. We were laying on the roof of my house. It was midnight and we were looking at the stars like always. You played... (more »)
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Save the Date
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Every girl has probably been planning their wedding since age six. A girl I know has a whole sketchbook filled with designs of her future wedding dress. The bodice was going to be intricately designed, a tiara was going to adorn the crown of her... (more »)
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Saying Goodbye is the Hardest Part
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He used to say that the hardest part about spending the night with me was saying good-bye. I’d laughed at him then, believing that there were several things considerably more difficult. For one, there was sneaking out of the military compound... (more »)
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Defying Love This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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I didn't want to like him. He was just so charming. This might sound like every other love story, and it may be, but it may not. If you don't read on, you'll never know. My name is Emily Brown, which I've always been quite happy... (more »)
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Dirty Laundry This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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He is your world. He is the one you would live and die for. You love the color of his skin – different from yours – the perfect balance between light and dark, day and night. You love the way he tells you he loves you. He says he'll marry you... (more »)
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Sky
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My eyes scanned the large classroom. There she is. Her long, wavy brown hair was shining in the sunlight coming through the window. Beautiful. I smiled as I made my way through the cramped space in between the tables. Getting closer, I noticed the... (more »)
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Cherry Flavored Kisses
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"I'll call you later," David told me after school. "Okay," I lightly smiled as I turned towards my locker. Dave touched my shoulder and spun me around, grabbing both my hands in his. I looked up at his soft, green eyes as he pulled me close to... (more »)
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Lost Forever In His Eyes
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Jake pretended like he didn’t care too much. However, I knew he was upset by my news. So upset he actually had to turn away from me so I couldn’t see his tears. I knew he was crying though. I know how he feels, even though he would never admit... (more »)
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We Were Meant to Be
I stand here hopelessly, with nothing but confusion in my eyes and a dandelion held tight in between my hands. I stare at you from a distance, thinking, "We were meant to be", although it, as what I'm seeing now, can never happen. I remember... (more »)
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I Don't Want To Dance Anymore
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The world is dancing around me. The colors are swirls and I'm laughing. "I've never seen the world like this before." I exclaim, still spinning lightly in a circle. "Everyone could see the world like that if they spun around enough." He... (more »)
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Excerpt from my book entitled A Love Story
As I was walking down the hall where the sophomore lockers were, I bumped into Nikki. Everyone knew her and everyone hated her. She butted into everyone’s conversation. Everywhere you were she was there just sitting there staring at you,... (more »)
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Our Never Ending Story
She sees now that nothing had ever been fake. From the glances that had started their relationship to the kisses that had consumed it in the later portion. Everything had gone awry not shortly after. Whether she wanted to remember or not, she... (more »)
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