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Have you ever wondered why your perfect plans are shattered? Why a seemingly perfect romance ended? Why good luck strikes at strange times? Why life seems like a bunch of meaningless chaos? There is a very simple answer to all of these... (more »)
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Monster
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As I'm sitting here, in this box-shaped room, staring at my prey three feet away from me, I am anxious. This child, an innocent child, will die. She is nothing to me, nothing at all. When she wakes, only then will she notice my presence. She... (more »)
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Opulence: Another Peek
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I drive up to the gate, leading to the huge group home. It’s brick, old, and three stories. This is the local area for trainers and apprentices to stay. I moved out a while ago, when my basic training officially ended and I turned eighteen.... (more »)
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The Lament of Juyili
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Sunday’s my day off work, the time when it should be my right to kick back and hang around--without anyone from work bothering me. Yeah, anyway, I was pretty ticked off when I got a call from Manager Somebody (I can never remember his... (more »)
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Saving Humanity This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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It all started eleven years ago. I was only eight when the Sickness came. No one is sure how it started, only that it killed everyone it came in contact with. No one was spared: not the rich or the poor, not the famous or the commoner, not the... (more »)
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The Downside of Loving the Written Word
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“So I’m going to die?” He asked, perched on the edge of my bed as I sat at the computer. “I’m a writer Luke.” I said calmly. “It’s what I do. Don’t take it personally.” “Don’t take it personally?” he asked, his voice... (more »)
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The Sacrificed This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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The City of Centsia sat beside a range of mountains called the Barr, named for their tendency to barricade attacking armies. The city itself consisted of tall buildings, the kind of buildings where you could see the first few floors from the... (more »)
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The Others (Part 2)
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Three days later My heart hammered inside my chest. The bitter murky breeze left chills along my spine. The stabbing pain in my back was dimmed. I tried not to remember the incident. But my attempts left me running and screaming -... (more »)
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Opulence: Third Times the Charm
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“So, will I learn potions or spells first?” Evan asks. “Seer affinities are usually moon witches, which means potions. I happen to be a witch of the sun. Still, I have extensively studied potions as well. You will be learning a... (more »)
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Shadow This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
I stared at the arrow, still quivering, embedded in the wood just inches from me. When I looked up, I saw no one, but I could sense a presence. Standing in the doorway of a hut, I felt unnaturally vulnerable, so I looked for the nearest cover.... (more »)
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The Judgment of Loki This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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The end of the gods is near. I can see it each time the venom drips onto my face. While I scream in pain, I have visions of the great battle of the worlds, of my revenge and hopes. I will bring about this battle. The gods have turned on me,... (more »)
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101 Ways to Kill Yourself
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I don’t see why people try so hard to stay young. Aging is a luxury too many people take for granted. Everyone is so ignorant in realizing how lucky they are. They have a full circle of life; they’re born, they live, they die. If things go too... (more »)
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Cheese and Krakens
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Shelby the sea dragon couldn’t stand cheese. Everything about it displease her sharp sense of smell. She couldn’t‘ bare it when the other dragons ate it around her and she had to put up with the aroma.“ It’s just cheese.” Sirius the... (more »)
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Alice's Return
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I slammed the doctor’s office door and stormed down the steps. My sister, Lorina, called after me, “Alice! Stop running! It’s okay, I won’t let anyone make fun of you anymore!” I ignored her, she was always wrong. She though Mr. Dodgson... (more »)
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High Stakes This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
From his seat at the bar, Morse watched as the man in the dark suit moved from table to table, placing bets and shuffling decks and winning every game. Nobody else seemed to have noticed him. The man’s face was so bland it was almost entirely... (more »)
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The Children of October
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As the leaves turn and the days grow darker and deeper with each wind’s breath, a boy becomes, as many like him have every year since roots took up soil and sprang trees high into the sky their branches dropping leaves of golden orange. As he... (more »)
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