Sharpening This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.

April 23, 2014
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i sharpened my pencils
Into stubs
And watched graphite bruises
Fall to the floor.
i liked destroying.
i sharpened my tongue
Honed a blade
And watched it cut your wrists
To match mine.
i liked destroying;
It meant i wasn't the only one
Who was destroyed.

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kissthemoonThis 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...
May 10 at 8:58 pm
WOW this poem is so meaningful, I love the way you drew compared the two. I read some of your work, and I must tell you, you work is amazing!! I love all the meaning you put in... Keep on writing.
 
mereCat This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. replied...
May 12 at 4:58 am
Thank you very much for such kind words!
 
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