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I have traveled the spine of the coast
cracked
rough
curved like a turtle’s shell
Trekked over mountains
like sharp incisors
and then across the soft bulge of the prairie’s belly
swollen with disease
Walked through canyons’
cracks on the massive skull of the desert

This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. This piece has been published in Teen Ink’s monthly print magazine.




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cookie30 said...
Jun. 15, 2009 at 7:48 pm:
great job.i really liked your poem, i hope u become a real good poet,
 
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hunter C. said...
Jun. 15, 2009 at 12:03 pm:
wow cool i liked it cause i have been like that
 
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Sarah A. said...
Jun. 9, 2009 at 9:01 pm:
interesting
 
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Stephanie R. This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
May 30, 2009 at 6:19 am:
Beautiful.
 
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HaleyHidden. said...
May 16, 2009 at 11:29 pm:
Good.:)
 
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MorningStar15 This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
May 11, 2009 at 12:39 pm:
:)
 
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Jessica B. said...
Apr. 16, 2009 at 7:11 am:
Alex!!! Congrats on the publication. Heather's probably hoping you'll be the next Yaul.
-Jess
 
Heather replied...
Nov. 13, 2009 at 1:53 am :
Haha--no, I'm hoping that he'll become the first Alex!
 
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Kynthia said...
Apr. 16, 2009 at 1:46 am:
Wow this is good. I really like the imagery.
 
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LilJ<3 said...
Apr. 9, 2009 at 4:28 pm:
I love your description of what you wrote. I feel like im there and can feel and see everything that you are describing. It was perfect. Keep up the great work, and congrats on being published in the magazine, you deserve it... :)
♥ Jackie
 
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Shelbie D. said...
Apr. 9, 2009 at 2:00 am:
WHERES THE ENDING MARK??!! LOL JK I LOVE IT SOO MUCH BUT I WOULD NOT WANT TO TRAVAL THAT FAR IM TOO LAZY!! LOL JK
 
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phavi1995 said...
Mar. 31, 2009 at 3:29 am:
its really good, I hope to hear from you soon...
 
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CloudedCrystal said...
Mar. 29, 2009 at 1:41 am:
You picked the right title. Thepoem has definitely got the element of exploration! I hope to travel someday...
 
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