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Blown Kisses Lost in the Wind This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.

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Hush baby, don’t you cry,
Just sing yourself an alibi,
And if that alibi won’t do,
The firing squad will see you through.
Hush baby, don’t you cry,
Cross your fingers and try to lie,
And if that lie does not sound true,
The gavel’s fall will see you through.
Hush baby, don’t you cry,
Close your eyes and say good-bye,
And if that good-bye is lost in the ado,
Your broken heart will see you through.


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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Erinnn said...
Dec. 20, 2011 at 5:41 pm:
I love this! It is so fluent and nicely worded I just kept reading it over and over again! It was creative to twist around a well Bol own ryme.
 
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McHale said...
Dec. 14, 2010 at 10:13 pm:
You did great... this is amazing
 
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P@in545 said...
Dec. 11, 2010 at 4:59 pm:
Wow this is a great work. i think its amazing.
 
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~*el-oh-vee-ee*~ said...
Dec. 8, 2009 at 4:20 pm:
This is SO GOOD! i loved it. :D It's amazing.
 
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PoisonedLove said...
Dec. 8, 2009 at 7:52 am:
This is amazing. I can't put a label on my feelings after reading this, but they were positive and they were in a great amount. I loved it
 
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