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Why I Will Always Love Harry Potter Part 1
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To call Harry Potter a global sensation, would be the understatement of the year. The magical series by the lovely and witty J.K Rowling started in the late 90"s, but has only grown more since then. While most potterheads will argue about the... (more »)
A Screen of Secrets
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Back in the 90’s (The Perfect Age) people would smile without looking at bright, cautious screens. The music was classic and real, with a kind of sound the was original, and unique. Now technology rules the world with an controling eye. The... (more »)
How My Life Would Be Different Without the...
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Most people think that living without the internet seems like a horrible thing. To me, it sounds like the perfect escape. Society today is so consumed by the internet and technology, that no one seems to be focused on the important things in our... (more »)
I Don't Get It
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What I don't get is why some people have to constantly be on their phones. Talk TO me, not in my general direction while your eyes are on the screen. Don’t text your friends while I’m standing there trying to have a conversation with YOU,... (more »)
My Generation
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My generation has a lot of different types of people some play sports, some do theater, some enjoy reading, and some love to do school work. My generation is always on their phones, doing social media. Most people my age are always texting... (more »)
Yes, Kim's Naked Selfie Is a Problem
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Since a leaked sex tape propelled Kim Kardashian to fame in 2007, the extended Kardashian-Jenner clan have become one of the most ubiquitous families in the entertainment industry. With a total net worth estimated to be around £150... (more »)
Puzzle Pieces
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Wake up. Eat. School. Homework. Eat. Sleep. Repeat. And it’s like this that the days—which turn into weeks, which turn into months, which turn into years—transpire so that you find that your heart is, so soon, coated in a... (more »)
An Open Food Court
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On any given weekend (mostly Saturday nights) whenever one of my parents or even my sister comes to me to say that lets go out somewhere, the same old clichéd idea of going to the mall located at about five kilometres pops into everyone’s... (more »)
Why Social Media Is a Superpower
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In the comic book world, powers come from insects, rings, freak accidents, and traumatic experiences. In our world our power comes from one thing: Social Media. Now instagram doesn't give you x-ray vision, twitter can't let you talk to animals,... (more »)
Point and Shoot This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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You come from a gifted generation. Each day, you unwrap a stream of new presents with all the urgency of a morning coffee fix. Your thumbs are always slightly bent from the effort, but your ego is well-massaged by 8 a.m. These daily gifts... (more »)
What Are Those Afros Hiding?
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As someone who has never “jammed out” to anything but Bollywood and the occasional Taylor Swift breakup song (don’t lie- we all do it) my first thought upon glancing at the AP English summer assignment essay prompt-... (more »)
Pokémon vs. Reality
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A couple weeks ago, the game "Pokémon Go" was released and now it's all you hear about. It's all over social media. Take a walk downtown and you might see  people walking around, looking down at their phone, trying to catch "pokémons". I knew... (more »)
My Opinion on Hair
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 Everybody has their different opinions on hair. Some people like long hair or short hair, even no hair at all. I decide I wanted to write about hair, so I made three topics I could write about. My thesis is on hairstyles, textures, and... (more »)
What's Wrong with this Generation
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Whenever I hang out with my friends or whenever I go to school, I hear so much teen slag that make us teens sound stupid. For example, "bae". I hate that word. It makes us sound childish and immature. The only time I've ever heard a mature adult... (more »)
Best Book Villains
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Rules: They have to be one being, not an organization or an idea (like WICKED from Maze Runner). They cannot be evil for the sake of evil- I’m looking at you, Leck. They have to prove their evilness, so it can’t be just because I... (more »)
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I know I am different, but why is that bad? We as humans are so quick to categorize and judge people that are different from us. They never looking for the story, never look for common ground. They just discriminate and ostracize and bully,... (more »)
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