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Learning to Survive This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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“A sense of impending doom” is how my doctor described it. That said it all. I started having panic attacks last fall. My heart would race out of control while a whole lot of fear washed over me. These attacks seemed to occur for no apparent... (more »)
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Therapy This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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Therapy is for the crazy. The lunatics. The people with problems. I don't have problems. How can I, the varsity athlete, principal cellist, class president, be sitting inside the office of a therapist? But I am. The therapist's office is a... (more »)
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All Hail the Invisibles
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Everyone is born with talents. Some you just know you have from the start And others you might discover and cultivate some years down the road… But you always have them. Some talents are obvious to onlookers - wizzy footwork on the... (more »)
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Possible Power Crisis Solution
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The state of California has suffered many difficulties in recent years. Two of the major situations facing the state, as well as many other states and territories thorough the U.S. is high unemployment and low electrical supplies. I may have a... (more »)
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My Depression & Suicide Thoughts
By , Merriam, KS
From age 5-19 I have been severely. For years I have been walking with my head down, would not talk to anyone, and kept to myself. I did not want to tell anyone, scared of what people might say. I felt alone, hopeless, thinking to myself that I... (more »)
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What Makes the Difference?
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Everyone has a dream in life.I want to be this....and that...Good,but many people have died with their dreams.The world is being deprived of amusing talents.Someone somewhere with a wonderful talent....but the person is waiting for help to... (more »)
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Repainting Your Life This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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After reading an article titled, “How to Paint Your Room” in the June 2014 issue of Teen Ink, I was inspired to paint my own. I made a trip to the local hardware store, collected a paint fan deck (a fancy term for those paper colour samples... (more »)
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Feminism- Why We Need It
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Feminist: One who stands for the equality of the sexes. That’s the Webster definition, but if you ask most American citizens to define feminists, you’d get something quite different. In fact, a large percent of people in the United... (more »)
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The Thing About Jenny
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In this memoir, the author discusses an experience she had with someone she went to camp with. Gabrielle Garrido introduced Jenny, who is quite the opposite of herself. Gabrielle is shy while Jenny is not. I loved the last paragraph of this... (more »)
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Who Are You?
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Who has any right to judge me? We all have our own stories. We all have our own struggles. We all have our own beliefs. We all have our own fears. We all have our own faults. We all have our own failures. We all have our own... (more »)
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The Meaning of Life
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So I’m assuming you picked up this book…okay are reading this article, with the expectation of by the end, understanding the meaning of life. By meaning of life, I mean my version of it, as well as yours if you choose to follow in my beliefs,... (more »)
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Helping Hands
It was an ordinary week day; I woke up and dragged my feet while getting ready for school. As I got off the bus I met with my friends as we talked about our daily gossip. The bell abruptly interfered our conversation. I walked towards my first... (more »)
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TO BULLIES
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TO BULLIES, You are not my father You are not my mother You are not my teacher You are just like me So You are in no position to judge me You are in no position to kick me You are in no position to slap me You are in no position to attack... (more »)
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Dear Mr, Bully
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Dear Mr Bully, You’re picking on that kid in class again, the same one you have been picking on for years, the one who sits in the back, stays quiet, always does his work, never misses school, and always has a smile on his face. You pick on... (more »)
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A Foul On The R**skins
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Let me get my biases out of the way. Yes, I live twenty minutes from D.C. but no, I hate the Redskins. Yes ... I said, hate. Why? They have so much fan loyalty and how do they finish each season: More Losses than Wins. I blame the management on... (more »)
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Living with Bulimia: An Interview
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Introduction: Last spring, I made a documentary film titled “Bulimia: An American Teenager’s Last Resort” for my Humanities class’s Capstone project. Before last year, I didn’t even know the differences between the several types of... (more »)
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