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Kids with children This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. This work has won the Teen Ink contest in its category.

Here in this fractured world
they rip the wings from butterflies
and bleach them.

They wring every color
and paint them on wedding dresses
that will never be worn.

And all we have left
are weeping brides
and innocent children

with heavy hearts.

This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. This piece has been published in Teen Ink’s monthly print magazine.

This work has won the Teen Ink contest in its category. This piece won the January 2011 Teen Ink Poetry Contest.




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Ruby-Paige-Rose said...
Sept. 10, 2012 at 9:54 am:
It didn't make sense to me.
 
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lkk4209This 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...
Mar. 1, 2011 at 5:21 am:
That was deep. Good work!
 
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jesus0521 said...
Apr. 13, 2010 at 12:23 pm:
....hope this is constructive...
 
jesus0521 replied...
Apr. 13, 2010 at 12:25 pm :
i loved this poem
 
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