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The Snow's Disguise
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Her eyes read beauty in between the lines She has a smile that never goes away Behind the contacts everything is fine Her heart is pure as snow falls fresh each day He looks on her from distances a far She sits and reads on park benches... (more »)
The Witches Sonnet
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What a good day it is my fellows two We the ones who control all fate Our pawn Macbeth with plan he is our fool With a simple word he is ours to bait We know all things there is to say or tell From a new babes piercing cry and first wail... (more »)
Cruel
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The girl kneels on the, still wet, stone cold tile.    She knows, her ghosts will linger in the stains.   Dragging her hands through a city’s remains. She lets go of her tears once in a while. Witnessing death, the soul, it does... (more »)
Loving distantly
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You casted a stupid spell on me, You were my everything and I was me, But then... you changed me completely, But I still held onto you discreetly, You pretended to comfort my cries, But everything was a fake lullaby, As the sun became the... (more »)
Blue Lake
The lake is deeper than my eyes can see, the water glints with sunlight like a jewel, and there’s no other place that I would be on this day that’s so windy, soft, and cool. A paddle breaks the surface of the lake. The water scatters... (more »)
Life Notes This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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It waits patiently in the far corner with keys of ivory and ebony. Silence dominates the still, empty room until slender fingers strike the first note. It begins with a melancholy tone of old regrets, stormy days, and lost love.... (more »)
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Footsteps in Santa Cruz
Treading forward, heels slapping on the sand Rocks and shells, hard beneath my tired feet My insteps and toes press and mar the land, Then they wash away as the waves retreat. Foot steps fall, one after another, Right, left, right, left is... (more »)
The Race
A whiz kid they say Will do wonders someday They filled her ears with bubbles of hope And left her standing in invisible ropes Trapped she is by what should be She is blind to what will be Stuck between expectations Accustomed to a lack... (more »)
I Am Dry
When the world kept turning and I stood still I cried When people depended on me but I lacked the will I cried Times have changed, the world needs saving All shoulders feel as though they're caving No person stands tall Without support... (more »)
Put a Beggar on the Throne
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Put a beggar on the throne Let his name be carved in stone As the people's fool, the magistrate So wrongly sees fit to fit our fate To us, he wears a crown of wood To us, he does (naught) but good Put a beggar on the throne Better... (more »)
The Sweet Ride
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The bright lights glitter when the sky goes dark We scream and shout at the amusement park Pink cotton candy plus big teddy bears And superhero capes everyone wears With giant rides that shoot through the sky And photo booths for that... (more »)
The Sweet Ride
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The bright lights glitter when the sky goes dark We scream and shout at the amusement park Pink cotton candy plus big teddy bears And superhero capes everyone wears With giant rides that shoot through the sky And photo booths for that... (more »)
Separation
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The day a bird flies far away from home, Is it not ever tempted to look back? How does it through far off lands and fields roam On new paper thin wings through skies of midnight black? And the young inhabitants of the nest, Do they... (more »)
The End of Zero
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Fish may be called the most mundane of pets But my goldfish, I tell you, was a sage. He swam miles and miles a day with finesse And each night he slept in the same glass cage. I named him Zero for although he tried, He couldn’t escape... (more »)
When the Snow Globe Snows
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Around the corner of a corner store, I came across a man with a snow globe Who said: “Paradise lies within this globe: Snow gently falls without interruption; Flakes collectively adorn the housetop Without melting into sharp icicles.... (more »)
Land of Perpetual Darkness
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Sucking into the bottomless hole While I try to claw my way up to land The dirt weighs me down like a ton of coal Where is my saviour, my helping hand ? Where has she gone, my illumination ? The burning oil lamp of my darkened world... (more »)
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