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Humanity’s Heart This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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Misery, misery endures the pumping human heart! A machine of great wonder, its organic arteries, And yet the being fades with the death of Love and Art, Unlike your Nature, your Beauty, akin to fertile Ceres! A fallen world is the... (more »)
The Vindictive Soul
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Tears of agitation adorn her face, as her fists clench shut; she forces herself to hold steady. There are no more ifs and buts. She has to take her own stand, punish the one who hurt her heart; she has to break this stiffening silence, No... (more »)
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In the Land of the Rising Sun
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In the land of the rising sun My feet were tired and sore And eating raw fish with relatives Was an absolute bore. In the land of the rising sun You caught my eye And soon we were both staring A moment, you and I. In the land of the... (more »)
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Beyond the Window This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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Burn the blinds. Let the moon dictate darkness When it must. Night engulfs day – have you seen, Heard, and felt the screams of unrest? The mess, Which you ingest but reject, is just steam. Tears evaporate and sounds can be... (more »)
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I Wish My Life Were Different
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I wish I weren't smart enough to write this, For I must meet cliff-high expectations. I wish I weren't sad enough to write this; Melancholy wracks my brain's foundations. I wish I were to busy to write this, But friends are rare, like... (more »)
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Little Do They Know
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They say we don’t have brains inside our heads. “Put your cell phone away and go to bed.” “Your screen is all you pay attention to.” “That instagram is all you ever do.” “Your generation cannot read or write.” “You just... (more »)
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Caroline Went To Mars
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The kingdom on Mars Holds a secret divine Within this kingdom is kept My lovely Caroline For whom the stars shine And the earth turns to dust The grace of her eyes In an iris so blue She renders useless The most beautiful... (more »)
Icarus
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When I fell, I was the boy people knew But me? I thought I was the boy who flew Because people said "he should've listened to his father" But I was busy pushing the human race farther   Now, Oedipus, there's a sucker He literally... (more »)
Grin of the Devil
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My head erupts and bursts into a flame A life of hate and rage and shattered dreams My wrath ignites a fire in my brain But won’t distract my heart from all the pain It seeps into my skin and coats my soul It creeps into my head and... (more »)
Life's a Lie
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I gawk at the model in amazement, Noticing her "true" perfection and style. With her in mind I hit the pavement, Forcing myself to go that extra mile. No matter how many times I am told, "If only you can see yourself through my eyes,... (more »)
The Ballerina
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Countless hours spent perfecting each movement Daily corrections help with improvement Focus and discipline lead to success It's all in the mind which helps her progress   The electricity runs through her veins... (more »)
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To My Mom
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To me you mean more than words can describe, To me you're worth more than all that I own, Your name and mine on a tree I inscribe, Memories of you to the world I've shown.   I love you much more than anyone has, I love... (more »)
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If Ever
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If ever evil was named the placement of the sordid confines afforded by a little basement I should say that one is all too right  To murmur about the murmurs within the night   For a hacksaw hooker saw a shawdy end By the hand of a... (more »)
Black Lives Matter
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It's Black Lives Matter not all lives matter. Every life isn't being torn away. The sound of gunshots now sound like clatter, Because we hear the same thing everyday.   It's our dead bodies and blood in the street. Their ignorance... (more »)
Daddy's Girl
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I was always a daddy's girl by far. We get to spend lots of time together. My dad is my favorite shining star. We do things like checking out the weather; together on hot days we go swimming; we take our weekly trips to shop in town;... (more »)
New Year, New You
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Now summer is coming to a quick end! Next thing to come and start up soon is school. Now it's time to get caught up with you friends, all having fun while looking like fools. Days turn into weeks as time flys on by, as you and your... (more »)
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