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Asthma (the Price of Life) This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.

Inhale
Exhale
I remind
Puff
1 …
2 …
3 …
4 …
5 …
6 …
7 …
8 …
9 …
10 …
Medicine flows
Through
Trachea
Larynx
Or was it pharynx
To alveoli
Clearing airways
Letting oxygen through
To the slowly
Pulsating
Beast.

Giving it
Renewed
Life
Vigor
So its
Eternal
Hunger
Craving
For affection
Attention
Love
Can go on
Because that's the price
Of life.

This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. This piece has been published in Teen Ink’s monthly print magazine.





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beautifulspirit This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Jan. 29, 2012 at 6:37 pm:
Forever reminding us that life is not easy, but it is what we make it----in a way. We can either complain or live on. Great work~
 
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love2sing said...
Nov. 17, 2011 at 8:37 am:
wow, that is deep...I LOVE IT!!!
 
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