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"Go Set a Watchman" This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
My family has lawyers on both sides of it, including both of my parents. I've never known anything besides people who defend the law. I even used to think that everyone had to go to law school after undergrad. Naturally, being what those of... (more »)
New Year's Resolutions: Make It Stop
I do not have a New Year’s Resolution to write about. I do not have a bad conversation starter that will annoy people. I do not have a temporary, ineffective goal that I will fail to complete. I do not have … a New Year’s... (more »)
Social Media: A Monster?
In an increasingly modern age, today’s teenagers are becoming more and more tech savvy.  But are they becoming too much so? Today’s technology can change people. It has the power to make people narcissistic, addicted, or even... (more »)
Tattoos: Art or Destruction?
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 I told my mom that for my 18th birthday we should get matching tattoos. After thinking about it for a while, she agreed. She told me to think about what I want and where I want it, so it doesn't affect my future chances of getting a... (more »)
Library in the Techno World
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“I fear the day that technology will surpass our human interaction. The world will have a generation of idiots.” –Albert Einstein. Technology is becoming a large factor in daily human life. It seems as everything has been... (more »)
Views on Beauty
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Looking through the an art gallery in Florence, Italy I realized that 1. The Italians love their nudity 2. The nude women were not skinny This made me think about how our ideas of beauty have and have not changed in the past 500 years. I came... (more »)
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Say "NO" to Photoshop
Cara Delevingne: the “it” petite framed twenty two year old British model taking the fashion world by storm. She works for extraordinary designer houses including Chanel, Louis Vuitton, Burberry, Fendi, and Victoria Secret. Yet, in... (more »)
The Before and After Pictures
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Lying in bed around 11 pm and scrolling feed on my twitter sounds like a normal girl's weeknight, right? Some of my favorite pages are ones run by girls for girls, and I find them empowering and relatable. Well, that is until the constant... (more »)
Busing Editorial
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Everyday kids ride a schools bus to and from schools. Some have to ride a bus for sports. Most kids have ridden a bus at least once. Most of us know that riding a bus might just be the only thing that is not exaggerated in most movies. Loud,... (more »)
The Absolute Importance of Introspection
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In this ever-changing world, new occupations and skill sets require new college majors; and now, to reflect the changing acumen required in today’s workforce, many colleges and universities now offer the major “Introspection”,... (more »)
The Journey
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I’ve been told lately that you choose what to do. You shouldn’t be peer-pressured into anything. It’s your decision. Lately I’ve have been wanting to be a journalist more then anything. Also I’m on a official journalist website. I... (more »)
Bikinis Are Exhausting This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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There’s something very tiring to me about bikinis. Get past their typically cute appearance and you’ve got some strange little scraps of fabric. There’s a medley of reasons why I find bikinis exhausting. Mainly, it’s... (more »)
Prom-blem This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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Ah, prom, that four-letter word that somehow manages to drive all teenage girls insane. The dress. The shoes. The hair. The date! Why do we care so much about this one night? Sadly, teenage girls attach a lot of our self-worth to this... (more »)
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Instant Digital Communication: Our Best...
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“Our social tools are not an improvement to modern society, they are a challenge to it,” remarks new media expert Clay Shirky. Social media sites, websites or apps that allow users to communicate, have become the go-to form of... (more »)
She's All About That Shame
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In the New York Times article “She’s About a Lot More Than That Bass,” Joe Coscarelli refers to singer/songwriter Meghan Trainor’s song, All About That Bass, as a “body-positivity smash.” That’s not the... (more »)
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 Many people have heard the saying “you’re better off not knowing.” Most people may be offended by this saying, wanting to know what they didn’t already know. But as life gets more real, some may be better off not... (more »)
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