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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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Liana N. said...
Apr. 6, 2009 at 10:54 pm:
This is good, but if you want to get better you may want to try writing more free verse. Sometimes, trying to commit to "singsongy" rhyme schemes really limit your creativity.
 
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Alyssa F. said...
Mar. 30, 2009 at 9:34 pm:
Thats pretty good. Like the ryhmes =] brava
 
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Ajibike L. This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Mar. 30, 2009 at 3:34 am:
That was absolutely amazing! I liked it a lot.
 
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Natalie B. said...
Mar. 28, 2009 at 11:35 pm:
This is beutifull. It really Captures the loving hte you get out of a relationship.
 
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A C. said...
Mar. 27, 2009 at 10:59 pm:
This is the scary truth of the players that obviously know their way around the heart
 
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Keasha This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Mar. 27, 2009 at 4:38 pm:
I have a boy that everyone else seems not to like but i see him differently. He can be a jerk sometimes but i learn to live with him. I found a nice jerk, too. Keep up the good writing and hope you go far. This poem is right from the heart and deserves a 5 star rating.
 
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Madi G. said...
Mar. 26, 2009 at 10:06 pm:
I LOVE THIS POEM! It's so original yet so familiar. It is a true 5 star poem.
 
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stacycakes said...
Mar. 26, 2009 at 3:53 am:
i love this. i read it in the magazine. its what made me decideto actually submit my work. THANK YOU
 
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Sheebs said...
Mar. 25, 2009 at 9:32 pm:
I know exactly how you feel. Me and my friend Teezy are both having problems with guys write now that we have become infatuated with but that make us wonder how come we fell for them. I'm glad it's not just us. This is deep and you should keep on writing!!!!!!
 
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Michele M. said...
Mar. 25, 2009 at 5:19 pm:
i related well to it, but seems a little sing songish. still good though! ^_^
 
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Emo_Ninji said...
Mar. 25, 2009 at 5:02 pm:
great! gave me chills each time i read it, and i read it over and over. its very insightful to those who have not yet felt this part of love.
very great!!! <3
 
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JessyWeLoveYou said...
Mar. 24, 2009 at 3:03 pm:
wow.....thats amazing...like no lie....gave me chills
 
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marissa L. said...
Mar. 22, 2009 at 4:43 am:
i like it (:
 
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Ciara M. said...
Apr. 16, 2009 at 8:41 pm:
Ya i know someone like that
 
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Jacqueline S. This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Mar. 21, 2009 at 6:56 pm:
little cliche... doesn't stay on topic
 
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xxJustxxMe This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Mar. 21, 2009 at 6:12 pm:
this is a great poem. I know a couple guys like that...
 
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sondheimfreakThis 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. This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Mar. 21, 2009 at 4:32 pm:
This is a cute poem. I like it.
 
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sumthingspecial said...
Mar. 20, 2009 at 8:22 pm:
cute and funny
 
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KittKat1119 said...
Mar. 20, 2009 at 8:14 pm:
Love it but i think u could use more imagery to get the reader into it more but other than that itz really good
 
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Kristen B. said...
Mar. 20, 2009 at 2:53 am:
@$#%!!! I love this peom,
 
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