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Jerk This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.

I love your voice,
your soft brown hair.
I love your eyes
and love your stare.

I love your laugh,
your cocky smirk,
your stupid jokes.
You precious jerk,

you know I do.
I want my hands
all through your hair
each treasured strand.

I’m wrapped around
your finger still.
Am I yet yours?
Your love does kill

the things I hold
so close to me
and yet you’re the
best jerk I see.

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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eitbse@ew said...
Nov. 5, 2015 at 1:28 pm
“Jerk” Your poems are the ones I like to read. I am a freak for romance. You captured how he looked and traits, so your readers could have a image of what he looked like. You did a great job on this.
 
Lilpolkanugget said...
Sept. 2, 2015 at 9:23 pm
Literally made my heart hurt. There's a guy that is a total jerk, but I still have a crush on him..... but for me one of the aspects is the delicious cologne..
 
slytherinborn replied...
Jun. 10, 2016 at 2:24 am
Omg same!!!
 
Kelsey A. said...
May 26, 2015 at 12:57 am
So true! Truly beautiful
 
BabyGirlSoto said...
May 23, 2015 at 4:48 pm
Nice work :)
 
___beautiful_lies___ said...
Apr. 23, 2015 at 11:27 am
Beautifully written, I can relate to this very well, although the hair color would be changed to red haha, but still a wonderful piece keep up the work!
 
DizzyPotato202 said...
Apr. 9, 2015 at 11:18 pm
Pretty... love it
 
Ilovewolfhumans said...
Mar. 4, 2015 at 9:27 am
That kind of describes me if I don't move on right away but yet that was amazing!!
 
TanviS said...
Feb. 22, 2015 at 11:58 am
I can tell that you put your heart into this...... amazing and true...... it's the best poem about heartbreakers that I've read so far. GREAT JOB!!! :)
 
CeceE14 said...
Feb. 10, 2015 at 8:25 pm
Beautiful. Too true to explain.
 
Christinaa_jean said...
Feb. 5, 2015 at 10:30 am
I love the simplicity
 
DizzyDasey said...
Feb. 4, 2015 at 5:50 pm
So cool... using as a poem In class
 
Justwondering replied...
Apr. 12, 2015 at 1:52 pm
wait, isn't that plagiarism, unless you ask permission or aknowledge them? Or I am I being completely dumb and youre doing something perfectly alright? If you are, im really sorry. -Justwondering
 
Jamerson replied...
Feb. 11, 2016 at 12:10 pm
No, you're right. It is plagerism if she takes credit for it.
 
Ashesfalldown This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Jan. 22, 2015 at 11:00 am
So creative!!
 
SpazzinOverU said...
Dec. 27, 2014 at 4:45 am
this poem is so relate able!! Lovely!
 
EnigmapleetThis 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...
Nov. 24, 2014 at 8:46 pm
Simple and stylish  
 
abomnibal said...
Nov. 23, 2014 at 11:57 am
wow this is just amazing! it made me smile for ages after first reading it. and i have to keep re reading it.
 
emkay1223 said...
Nov. 8, 2014 at 4:15 pm
This is so relatable!! I love the untainted honesty of it. I really enjoyed it.
 
WinterGirl said...
Oct. 31, 2014 at 7:19 pm
Wow! That is stunning and so relatable, I loved it!  
 
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