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#1
Heartbroken
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I walked away from something so perfect. I was stupid, a coward, not thinking straight. Little did I know my heart would be wrecked, And I would lose my best friend, my teammate. I look back on all of our memories Think to myself, Look how far... (more »)
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The Tank
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Arriving at your home you were confused, And after all these years, were finally safe, Before us, you were taken and abused, It took you a while for you to trust your fate, At night you snore and take up all the space, I finally leave the... (more »)
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Hidden in the Smoke
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They sit and talk for hours Young love is very pure. Both have deeply fallen without escape or cure.   The beauty of this love is in a constant state. A state of hugs and kisses a state of constant dates.   Your lucky if... (more »)
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He Who Dwells Within You
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Who am I? You've asked before and yet you've seen me still. You see me here and see me there yet all you see is thrill.   I am he, he who fights when all that's seen is loss I'm the one who stands for truth against the man or... (more »)
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Damaged
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If pleased themselves, others, they think, delight Teaching them thus to use it in the fight, A loss in love that touches me more nearly. And yet it may be said I loved her dearly; How she came stealing to the wayward boy! For Helen's rape... (more »)
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Extremist
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  You’re stuck in ancient days of insolence. I think you’ll be forever in that time, Your views are full of hate and ignorance. But love is love, you need to change your mind. Hypocrisy is all you ever knew, That... (more »)
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#7
Hanson's Symphony
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She's helping calmly to cheer up those nearby. She's anxious, shy, but always faithful friend. Soprano voice soothes beautiful, sings high, Emotions cheering, caring 'til the end. The tones she makes support through thick and thin. And... (more »)
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#8
Divorced
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Thy wretched wife mistook the matter so, For love can comment upon every woe. And being low never relieved by any. For misery is trodden on by many,   The life of purity, the supreme fair,  A thousand lamentable objects there,... (more »)
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I’m better off This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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     a drumming beatrolls through her headseems screamed aloudbut yet unsaidshe marches onto her new songtries to move onshe marches on“I’m better offbetter withoutI’m better offwithout a doubt.It is a... (more »)
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Lassitude This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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     Midnight stars that drag along,foolish man who sings heavy-hearted songs.Flowers in the field - never to blossom,ambitious dreams hidden at the bottom,wonder turns to resentment, as summer turns to autumn.Seasons of... (more »)
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#11
The Lawless Mind This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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When golden caskets horrors hold,And lead are filled with treasure,Is all that’s true that we are toldSo far away from pleasure?Harpies, Devils, Angels comeTo twist and change our fate,But how can we never succumb To what we can’t... (more »)
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#12
Valley of the Viking This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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     There is a little pass, Way down yonder, Where the Viking roams, Free to contemplate and wander. Between the Great Mountains, Lies the Mystic Beast, The Thrill of the Hunt, the taste of the blade, Soon he will begin... (more »)
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Sonnet This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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     The great tree stands ten feet around its baseand reaches past the peak of a steepledchurch. Looking calmly, with knotted face, pastthe great red doors, past the well-dressed people.Old tree, your gnarled fingers... (more »)
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Maddix This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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     Little hands wave happilyChubby cheeks drip with spitHis feet spin ’round wildlyWheels turn enlarging his witCuriosity shines in his eyesBaby babble comes out of his mouth He stares at everything with unheard... (more »)
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#15
You & Me
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I saw you today, But you're not as I remember. Your eyes no longer sparkle, You've changed since last September. You were so full of life, Yet now you are so cold. Your personality has tarnished, When you once had a heart of... (more »)
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Sonnet This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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In dreamlike daze, one floats and cannot stop With bare feet gliding ’long the raised walkway Beneath the trees whose virgin shadows drop Athwart the planks of splint’ry wood they lay. Reaching ’cross creams and ash of peeling bark The... (more »)
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