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Most Recent Sonnets

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Grandpa's Free This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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Death is a heavy burden on your chest. Your grandpa is gone, but his soul remains. He always wishes you the very best. Where your grandpa rest he flies like a plane. He left love behind when he flew away. Do not grieve for him, for... (more »)
Life is like a river
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Life is like a river Memories and people come and go Their absence makes us shiver But we learn to cope with this ebb and flow Life is a game show We perform to impress the judging crowd We change our appearances and wear a pretty bow... (more »)
Marry Me: A Shakespearean Sonnet
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Your goofy smile lights up the grayest days I get lost in your mesmerizing eyes Your dumb, dorky laugh sends my heart ablaze And when you fixes your hair, my heart dies Your voice is so effortlessly charming Even the birds fly down to... (more »)
Conflict
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Running linear timeline of each life scene of mine Bends into a cyclic ring Was the past won’t let go or future not to show I feel the end of everything. The same burning heat and heart’s speeding loud beat And that very same love... (more »)
Moonslaughter This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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Men clad in strange suits dissect Luna’s flesh. They abscond with her pale skin, their trophy. Where handcuffs should lie, glossed cuff links are fresh, And these men are lauded for their “bold” feat. Luna’s... (more »)
Don't Ignore Me, I'm Scared This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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I nearly walked by you in the hallway, then I turned around, who knows, I maybe forgot a binder by the lockers, maybe when I fall apart I want to not be caught. I’m in a room with you, can hear your voice – it’s... (more »)
Daddy's Girl
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A sudden flash of light, exposes them Little galaxies covers her pale skin All caused by a single, corrupt man, him A walking example of his worst sin   She is terrified to come home to this Covering herself, a game of pretend... (more »)
Her, Her, Her
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I am the one whose eyes behold her eyes And what I’ve seen so far in them is this: The frost that glitters every morning lies Within the depths of her blue irises. Her skin so pale the moon trembles with rage. How dare anyone glow... (more »)
A Gift from Heaven This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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The sudden release of tears from the sky slowly seeping through the deep crevices sweeping the warmth of the clouds. The wind sighs rubber boots squeak out sounds like kisses Carefully skittering through puddles of shame Coursing and... (more »)
My Pride
By , Garden Valley, ID
Love is not skin on skin. Love is not innocence or sin. Love is smiles, bright eyes, songs, dances, midnight sighs, not gender, appearance. It's rhythm in your chest.   Love pulls the air from you. It's purple, pink, and blue.... (more »)
Gullible
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What did I ever do? Just please tell me Of the toil I have caused now or before I wish that the whole entire world would be In front of me as I confess my wars With the humans of the earth. I desire Such a forgiveness that would replenish... (more »)
As Cancer knocks at my door
By , Rio Rancho, NM
I know you love me, but do you still? We’ve had the worst days lately, And some nights you get no sleep from worrying, everything’s going downhill. I know it troubles you because you hold me so tightly. We spend nights and days in... (more »)
Café Terrace at Night
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The stars gleam with the greatest of delight While the cobblestone pathway continues to sit still And if you take this pathway during the night You will see the glistening Café Terrace at the bottom of the hill The people walk toward it;... (more »)
Heartbroken
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My heart only beats for you, you used me like a key you began to ignore me while time flew and you stung me like a bee, the sky is not always blue our relationship is like a garden but nothing ever grew, you said you'll never leave... (more »)
Heartbroken
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My heart only beats for you, you used me like a key you began to ignore me while time flew and you stung me like a bee, the sky is not always blue our relationship is like a garden but nothing ever grew, you said you'll never leave... (more »)
Loved
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For your love, out of pride my soul must flee. My anxious eyes of nature help abet, your inner power that controls me! By the thought of my problems I forget, Love doesn't worry, nor does love betray, Love lands, like eagle claws prey on... (more »)
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