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     I’ll tell you a secret
To take to the grave:
All those kids
On CNN
In poor, starving African countries
Depress me
So that I change the channel
And pretend it’ll go away


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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theatregirl This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Dec. 28, 2012 at 10:38 pm
OMG! I really really legitly like this poem. It short but incredibly powerful and inspirational. It really define the way Most people act about the world's problems. when people see and hear about the world problems and automatically feel empathy and want to solve them, but since they don't really want help or they feel like they can't , the simply avoid them and turn away. In fact, this sorta reminded of a half written story that laying somewhere in my computer files. The poem really inspired... (more »)
 
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