Childhood Through a Screen

January 10, 2011
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The static from the screen sounds similar to waves crashing against the shore.
The color reminds me of the pavement I once used to run and play on.
The tiny white dots remind me of stars in the night sky.
If I could make a wish, I'd want to go back to a simpler time.
I turn off the TV and return to reality.

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ashbash This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Jan. 20, 2011 at 8:29 pm
wow! i LOVED IT! the last line really caught my attention: 'I turn off the TV and return to reality'. I don't watch a lot of television for that reason-- its all fake. people need to wake up and take a wish on a star, walk barefoot down the pavement. Enjoy life. five stars.
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