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Hypnotic Darkness
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A misty meaningless night crawling with echoing breaths of the resting souls. Silence creeping louder and louder in her mind. As she walked with nothing but shadows by her side. Blinded by darkness, guided by the hope of finding light. Every... (more »)
Eva
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Sometimes!!! No actually every time, I feel so alienated in my own house. My world melts into a sorrowful gloom every time I think of my family, just the way everyone has turned out to be. I shudder the way my family turns a cold shoulder on... (more »)
The Lemonade Stand This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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Clemie Miller twisted on the vinyl stool behind her lemonade stand. She smoothed the polyester tablecloth festooned with queasy chartreuse flowers. On the table sat a plate of chocolate chip cookies and a pitcher of lukewarm lemonade. Clemie... (more »)
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Crime of a lifetime
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The books he would read to himself every night after he had cleaned the blood off his clothes calmed him. He had almost been caught this time when bashing the owner of the apartment building but he had made a quick exit through the fire escape.... (more »)
Night Walker
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Two pairs of dark eyes stare out of a small window into the darkness. A small strip of light illuminates the forest, casting wide shadows that blend together and create mangled claws of darkness. The two pairs of eyes widen in delight or fear and... (more »)
The Diary of Theadore Smarnstein
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April 5, 2017 Dear Diary, Today started out pretty normal. I woke up at 6:30, took a shower, ate breakfast, and went to work. It was only until I got home when something unusual happened. As soon as I walked in my house, I noticed a bright... (more »)
A Different Love Story
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She pushed open the same greasy wooden door that swiftly glided across the dusty floor.  She squinted her eyes at the same garish light that pierced through the pale window blinds.  She grimaced as the same uneven and tattered wooden... (more »)
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The Carry-On
By , Elk Grove, CA
A giant guitar hung suspended over Jeremiah’s head. A poster advertising the Grand Ole Opry hung on the wall across the way. He had never liked country music, which made Nashville a difficult place to grow up. Jeremiah tapped his foot... (more »)
The Scent of Betrayal
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1941 Bedtime thought Charles, perhaps for the last time, for this dilemma before sleep had become an apprehensive monotony for him. Six days he counted ever since his guilt had tortured him without a hint of dissipation. He contemplated on how... (more »)
The Vampire
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The blank; closed lids flutter open: the lavender hues on the crimson lashes: flashing open: as its hooded face bends backwards: its black cloak shrouding its face, its fingerless gloves: groping for its hood. Untouched by the light: that floods... (more »)
Caution
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“Get it! Get it! Get it!” “Oh hush, would you? I’m trying! It’s not my fault I’m short!” yelled Rihanna. “Well maybe if you did more yoga like me, you’d be taller!” said Rhodes smugly. “If you’re so perfect then why... (more »)
A Bump in the Night
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Chapter 1   My name is Amber Donn and I live with my family in Illinois. I work as an animal trainer at the aquarium, and that’s about it. I train mostly penguins and otters, but I also work with the other animals as well. We... (more »)
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Fulfilling a Final Wish
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One phone call was all it took. He didn’t even have to tell me anything for his once bright, blues said everything I didn’t want to hear.       “I don’t understand, Dad. Why help the very people... (more »)
Up You Go
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Imagine the treading, evenness, and persistence of an object, rising only 7.5 to 8.25 inches in height time after time. Its only destination, toward the sky, ending higher up than before, past the heavens and past the only atmosphere it has ever... (more »)
Jade Vine
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As if the howling wind wasn’t enough, the seemingly endless rain poured down on John, chilling him to the bone. He scurried to the entrance of the airport and swiftly opened the door, scouring the lobby with his eyes for his best friend,... (more »)
The Oakwood Murders
By , Lynwood, CA
It was a beautiful day, something no one would expect on the day of the death of Oakwood’s  most beloved student and friend. Everyone determined that the student got into a car crash seeing the car on the side of the road but nobody had ever... (more »)
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