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he stays in the basement
for hours at a time,
abusing his eyes
with the white glare
of an ipad,
abusing his lungs
with clouds of black
until
secondhand smoke
has become
my oxygen

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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Jul. 7, 2015 at 6:18 pm
Wow. So heartfelt, and though I cannot really relate, I feel like I have a glimpse into your life. Very well done.
 
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