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The Girl Is... This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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Poorly drawn graffiti on the walls of dilapidated gas stations is a common sight at vacant highway exits in the Appalachians. Yet, as I waited for my dad to pay for gas, one phrase stood out from all the others spray-painted on the wall. The... (more »)
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Normal Abnormality
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Someone at school asked me why I dressed like this, what im trying to prove and why won't I just be normal. So I simply said this: "I was "Normal" once. But your statue of expectations and requirements to "fit in"... (more »)
Depression Doesn't Have an Outfit
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Am I the only one who gets asked if im depressed because of how I dress? I don't find this offensive because of what's asked, its offensive because of the fact that you felt the need to ask. Like you can't possibly conceive the... (more »)
Born Brave
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"The topic of leadership is a touchy one. A lot of leaders fail because they don't have the bravery to touch that nerve or strike that chord. Throughout my years, I haven't had that fear."-Kobe Bryant. I was Born Brave. To... (more »)
On the Legalization of Gay Marriage
Hennepin County, Minnesota saw the dawn of the fight for same-sex marriage equality in March of 1967 when Jack Baker asked his boyfriend, Michael McConnell, to marry him. The couple fully realized the zealotry of their proposal yet stood firm... (more »)
The Price of Princesses This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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Once, and twice, three times as well, upon a specific time in a specific made up place lived a pretty girl in a not so pretty life. She sat around in despair because she could not go to the ball, or leave the tower, or wake up from her slumber,... (more »)
LGBTQ Movement
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David Levithan is an author that writes about gay youths for the LGBTQ movement. This movement is focus on getting Lesbians, Gays, Bisexuals, and Transgenders rights that they don't have like getting married. Levithan writes about gay youths... (more »)
Beauty Within This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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It happened the summer I was 15. My friend and I were trapped inside on a rainy day, and she told me about a website where we could see and talk to boys we didn't know. My friend had always been outgoing, but the idea of strangers seeing me... (more »)
Struggling for Acceptance This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
I believe that people who are gay and transgender should enjoy the same rights and fair treatment as their straight counterparts. As a gay young adult, I know what it feels like to be mistreated and judged solely by my sexual orientation. This... (more »)
The Only Child Reality
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All blondes are not dumb. All brunettes are not smart. All redheads are not mean. All only children are not lonely. We can make friends just as well as you can. We’re not empathetic? Yes, we are- we’re human. We have self esteem issues? No, we... (more »)
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A Fight for Our Needs
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To any regular child, the first day of School or Kindergarten is a stepping-stone to the development of becoming a successful individual. You ride on the bus is a good chance to make friends, meeting your teacher is like getting to know a new... (more »)
It's Your Responsibillity
Imagine your child is out at the store with ones parents.The child goes off and steals a persons new shoes.should the child be held accountable?Parent should be responsible for their child's actions. Parent’s are childrens... (more »)
Legalizing Gay Marriage
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Should African-American rights be revoked? Should women’s rights be revoked? Why should it be problem when it come to gay marriage? Gay marriage should be legalized across the United States. Opinions holding back this epidemic are:... (more »)
All You Should Need Is Love
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A woman gets a call on her phone. She nods, and then turns white as she hears what the person on the other end has to say. The woman quickly hangs up, grabs her keys, and rushes out the door. Her car screeches out of the parking space; she... (more »)
Family is Family: Pro-gay Parenting
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On June 1, 2012, K-Mart released an ad for a Father’s Day sale. The video, which would normally be unrecognizable from the many others, however held a certain twist. It featured two real-life gay dads with their children. The father’s day ad,... (more »)
Abusing Government Benefits
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The welfare system and the unemployment insurance benefits may seem the same, but they are different on who they affect. The unemployment insurance benefit program helps by giving and income to people who were laid off or fired for no means. The... (more »)
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