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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Emelyx3 said...
Apr. 16, 2011 at 6:22 pm
This Poem Is Amazing. iLove It. ♥
Horsesluvme<3 said...
Apr. 15, 2011 at 8:24 pm
This was an awsome poem i loved it!!!
PeaceLovePiggy said...
Apr. 15, 2011 at 6:29 pm
GraceSanchez said...
Apr. 15, 2011 at 1:31 pm
Aww i love this poem :') this is soo cute
Melody V. said...
Apr. 15, 2011 at 1:23 pm
Hey! Your poem is really sweet. I really like it. I can really relate to it. I LOVE IT!!
Alina R. said...
Apr. 15, 2011 at 1:20 pm
i like this poem matter fact love it it show that even though hes a jerk you still love him that is very meaning ful
Melody V. replied...
Apr. 15, 2011 at 1:24 pm
lml alinaaaaaaaa HUH-TSSS
LiveInTheMoment said...
Apr. 15, 2011 at 12:40 pm
This poem was very interesting and unique. I loved how it's about something most teenage girls can relate to. If you have time, please check out and comment on my first poem, The Girl Inside. Thanks!
jacob nonya said...
Apr. 15, 2011 at 11:10 am
weird poem
WhyIsFallingInLoveSoHard said...
Apr. 14, 2011 at 3:11 pm
This poem makes so good! I can totally relate!
billy said...
Apr. 13, 2011 at 10:45 am
i dont know why you would say anything about guys being jerks. cause im sure they are just messing around with you and then girls take are to heat so i think boys are the nicest people replied...
Apr. 14, 2011 at 7:53 pm
shes not saying hes an actual JERK, well she is but shes saying shes in love with a jerk. If you were a girl you'd understand billy.  Shes not saying all boys are jerks and that girls dont take things to the heart, shes saying shes inlove with someone who is most likely a jerk.
mredman928 said...
Apr. 12, 2011 at 5:36 pm
This is absolutely great!! :) I LOVE it!
TabbiJane This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Apr. 11, 2011 at 8:25 am
Madison D. said...
Apr. 8, 2011 at 3:29 pm

oh and if u dont want to hear about people talking about thier problems, love life, or themselves then dont read poems like this.... 

Common Sence here

RideTheWave replied...
Apr. 9, 2011 at 9:30 am
This was great!!!!! don't criticize! i think it was amazing!!!!!!! Keep up the good work! this could be a song!!!!! 
Madison D. said...
Apr. 8, 2011 at 3:26 pm

puke? wow okay because im sure you can do sooo much better. this poem is amazing and so relatable to my life, and all the jerks in it :) 


lovebeatles18 replied...
Apr. 12, 2011 at 10:28 am
well i know for a fact that most poems people write relate to their own problems. and those poems are the best
AdultSwim said...
Apr. 7, 2011 at 4:27 pm

Will someone please write a poem that isn't about themselves, their own problems or their love life?


Haljus2121 replied...
Apr. 8, 2011 at 1:06 pm
Read the poetry that I just posted today. They still have to approve it but I think you will really enjoy. God-Bless
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