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The Problem with a Haiku
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The Problem with a Haiku is that I always get one beat left o- (more »)
Allegory This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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Misplaced coat button Instant, but not flagrant flaw Vulnerable inch (more »)
Her Doubt
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Her tight eyes open. Hands trembling too softly,  woken in the night.    Her lungs beg for air. Yet, oxygen is too sweet  for her solemn heart.    Be asked food for thought,  her mind is crumbling bread.  No saviour... (more »)
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Our Crazy World These Days
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                  Masks hide the fake smiles                  Highlighting the twisted lies                    Let the truth fly high (more »)
Spring
By , Easley, SC
The leaves are growing The weather is changing I'm falling in love (more »)
Spring
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everything is new even i have changed greatly  ready to alter  (more »)
wish. This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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at least I tried to hold on to what we never really had (more »)
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Heaven on Fire
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Angel’s blessings burn Roman gods bask in her warmth she burns bright and out (more »)
An unheard No
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His liquor scented  sweat and her salty tears wet the scrambled bedsheets. (more »)
Little Town
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Pink petals fall slow. Kissing the green ground softly. Gold light filters through.   The cars murmur low. People pass, heads pointed down. The quiet is loud.   Used to walk with you. My hand is empty from yours. You are... (more »)
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Verdict: Not Guilty
By , Tullahoma, TN
Hard, solid is silence's punishment; loneliness is its prison. (more »)
Verdict: Not Guilty
By , Tullahoma, TN
Hard, solid is silence's punishment; loneliness is its prison. (more »)
Difference in Blazes
By , Tullahoma, TN
Crisp, cutting: his gaze ablaze...but summer's white flame is his gaze on me. (more »)
Ghastly Ache, Glassy
By , Tullahoma, TN
Heart ache makes us glass...   breakable, see through, whole, but   easily shattered. (more »)
Rusted Furniture
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Your rust is of age was your purpose all in vain I would hope not, You were made for me how have you been used since then Did wisdom rust too? (more »)
April
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darting silently through soft wind and singing sun: the lone dragonfly (more »)
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