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Chapter two
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stuck in a chapter lost in fiction, you take my hand and turn the page. (more »)
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what you never saw
By , Frisco, TX
Even the breeze sends hints of your whisper. The sky, window to your soul. I try to escape your embrace in the sun, mock warmth, you watch me burn. The stars watching in pity, my one relief. Soon I’ll be joining them. (more »)
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Never To,get,her This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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Life, a, comma, tries, to, separate, us, keeping a, silence, between. (more »)
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Asleep
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In dreams you are here, but gone when I awake. So back to sleep I'll go. (more »)
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Mountain Gymnast
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Nimble mountain goat Leaped up the mountainside as I paused in my hike, Gasping and panting. If only I could be half As swift and graceful! (more »)
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A Writer's Pen
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black ink winds outward in skeins of imaginings weaving new legends (more »)
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#7
Sleeping to Rain
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steady rooftop beat raindrops on the windowpane mournful lullaby (more »)
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#8
The Moon
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God tossed His silver coin when the clouds up up there caught it in midair (more »)
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Celestial Hope
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black curtain of space draws back from the world’s window, and starlight shines through. (more »)
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Sunday Morning This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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Sunday mornings with You, my dear, are a thousand Cups of good coffee. (more »)
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haiku This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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little haiku poem bouncing around in my head messes up my hair. (more »)
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Ribbon This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
that ribbon of flesh curves hairless behind your ear let me tickle it (more »)
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Beneath the Current This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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Strawberry-stained cheeks soft yellow waves, gold in glimmers under the sun. Toes dipped into frost-tipped, exhilarating glass A world fills the eyes. Crystals on water green short fur, standing on end coating the solid slate of the... (more »)
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#14
Green Wings and other Haiku
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Green Wings Dark grey butterflies Fluttering through my window Are shadows of leaves Winter Storm Dark like full moon nights Gleaming in shimmering white Shaking in the cold City Street Silence is shattered When screaming... (more »)
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#15
Remember to Forget me
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Roses lined the paths Everyone else took, but we Met by quiet lakes Evenings spent giggling – My laughs echoed on your skin Bare in summer heat “Ends come to all things.” Reminding me of that, you Took my hand and begged Of... (more »)
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#16
Burnt
Love is like the sun You can never get too much But you might get burnt (more »)
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