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Believe in Faith
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The hardest thing to do these days is believe. Believe in others, believe in happiness, love. Past experiences get in the way of our ability to have faith. It's a simple concept that we as society has stretched into an impossible figment of... (more »)
True Beauty
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Everyone has true beauty. The one kid that sits alone at lunch with headphones in trying to escape everything around him; the old woman that lives on your street with probably every cat breed known to man; yes, even the popular girl at school... (more »)
Personality Criticism
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Today about 16-50% of the American population are consider Introverts.  These Introverts included many people such as Barack Obama and Oprah. Despite this many people seem to not understand introverts or their personality and tend to... (more »)
By , springs, CO
the tree roots, until i met him. He was my closest friend,brother,body guard, and heart protector. When I was at my lowest he was always there to wipe away my tears, when all i wanted to do was die he would be there telling me how important i... (more »)
A Dream is a Wish Your Heart Makes...
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“A dream is wish that your heart makes” A sound sleep is something that a weary and browbeaten soul hankers for at the end of another anticipated day. All you desire at the end, is to lie on the cosiness and hush of the night... (more »)
Small Town Bisexual
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It's 2015 right? Why are gays still being treated as second class people? Why are we still getting slammed by people with religion and posters saying we are going to burn in hell? These questions have not yet been answered but still run through... (more »)
Father on Board This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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Senior Matthew M. sat in a chair next to the hospital bed of his girlfriend of two years, junior Chloe F. Both their moms were in the small white room too, eagerly anticipating the news that they’d waited 16 weeks for. Finally, the... (more »)
The Power of the Teenage Girl This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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I believe in the power of the teenage girl. I don’t believe that the world is as bad as everyone says. I don’t believe that the news is an accurate representation of the world. Yes, of course there are terrorists, robbers,... (more »)
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I Run Like a Girl, and I'm Proud of It
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A young boy was playing catch at school during recess. He threw the ball as hard as he could towards his friend, but didn’t have enough power. “You throw like a girl.” teased the boy’s friend. “My sister throws pretty hard.” said the... (more »)
The Name of Our Beautiful Mind
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Swami Vivekanand said,"Education is not the amount of information that is put into your brain and runs riots there, undigested, all your life. We must have life-building, man-making, character-making assimilation of ideas. If you have... (more »)
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For years, I was always the outcast. I'm that girl that society hates. But what is society to tell me how to act, how to dress and and what size my body should be? Maybe I'm a rebel child. I'm definitely not the person my family wanted me to be.... (more »)
The World Is So Bigoted
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Hey guys, my name's Evan and I am an anarchist and strong supporter of leftist ideas all around, and contrary to popular belief anarchism does not mean people running around and messing stuff up. Anarchism simply means, the lack of a state, and... (more »)
Ways Social Media Makes You a Better Person
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Ever wonder how social media commitment can help you? Since your attention span is short because of your habit of scrolling through 1 sentence posts, hashtags, and selfies, let’s make it easy to read. Wait no longer! Here are the 5 ways social... (more »)
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A Blind Attempt of Amputation
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Imagine you open your Facebook account, and post something about your  "friend" who spread false stories about you. You are so fueled with anger and hatred that you become unconscious to what you write. Then, the next morning, a knock at your... (more »)
Don't Ask
By , Maputo, Mozambique
Don’t ask me about music. I don´t to see your confusion as I talk about bands you´ve never heard of, I don´t need the disappointed look as I can´t define the genre of said bands because it all just becomes one to me. I´ll look, embarrassed,... (more »)
Free Yourself
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It starts by Finding yourself Find the YOU that makes you happy, the YOU that you are proud of, the YOU that you are not afraid to show off. Things change when you do that, doors start to open, mind starts unfolding, and you become your... (more »)
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