Pen, Far Mightier Than Steel

April 12, 2010
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I write in pen because pen cannot be erased;
It can be covered up, whited out, and written over
But the marks the ink leave never truly go away.
The ink stays forever.

I live to the fullest because I cannot be erased;
I will not be covered up, whited out, or written over
The pmarks I leave on the world will never truly go away.
My memory shall stay forever.

I write because I have a voice
And voices can never be covered up, whited out, or written over.
Our voices will never fade away.
They will be heard until forever ends.

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Kelli B. said...
Sept. 28, 2011 at 11:46 am
This was a great metaphor. I really enjoyed seeing and reading deeper into this piece. Its very well thought out and just a great idea.
DanceAway This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
May 22, 2010 at 1:43 pm
Wow. This is freaking amazing. I can not explain to you how much I'm in love with this piece. Seriously, amazing job! I would give it 10 stars of I could.
Lindsey_O replied...
Jun. 1, 2010 at 4:44 pm
XD oh my! I'm sooo glad you like it that much! Thank you bunches!!!
LieutenantStrange said...
May 11, 2010 at 5:29 pm
Love it! Absolutely love it!
Lindsey_O replied...
May 11, 2010 at 7:42 pm
Why thank you, Luke! :D
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