Magazine, website & books written by teens since 1989

I am a book

I am a book
I have been written and revised
I have had my pages bent and torn out
The further you read me
The more you understand me

I am a book
I’m often judged by my cover
I’m full of mysteries
I have many plots and conflicts
Only certain people will be willing to read my pages
Some people wont like my story
And that’s fine by me

I am a book
My story is long
Full of ups and downs
With chapters that are exciting
And others that are boring

I am a book
Each year my cover becomes more battered
But no matter how torn up my cover gets
My story will always remain exactly the same




Join the Discussion


This article has 2 comments. Post your own!

jhsironmen12This teenager is a 'regular' and has contributed a lot of work, comments and/or forum posts, and has received many votes and high ratings over a long period of time. said...
Aug. 16, 2010 at 5:39 pm:
Shelb ur a great writer, and i hope you keep writing. i'm sorry about what has happened between us but i hope we can move on from  what has happened. i love reading ur stuff and i hope to read more.
 
Reply to this comment Post a new comment
 
margierose This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Jun. 16, 2010 at 9:42 pm:

Wow this is a great idea! The idea of a book as a person really works. Keep writing!

 

 
Reply to this comment Post a new comment
 
Site Feedback