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Top Voted Sonnets

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#1
Name Calling
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Years and years of friendship means nothing to you Our problems you weren’t willing to fight through. I guess you moved on, and I’ll just stay here Deep down you know that I won’t disappear I call you best friend, you call me... (more »)
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#2
Degrees of Love
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Blood-shot corridors. Venomous aura This is sickening like a cholera Watch out! He is back. A trap in disguise Tripping in a pitch black pit. You're helpless This is thy feeling that I much despise Wondering why? For I am so loveless... (more »)
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#3
Brown Locks
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When she does see him walk so near, those eyes then glaze. The mind, abnormal for her to sway, each time protect by entry of none, will lie and gapes to him like church on dawn of Sundays. Her frame, unaware of demand to stay upright, then... (more »)
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#4
A Facade
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All I see is a facade, a mask lies A cheating smile, plastic frame of mind The thought of who I am, scattered like flies A mixture of hundreds of people combined I’m lost, I don't know myself anymore For I have been hiding for far too... (more »)
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#5
Memories
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In life, your riches tumble from the sky Your worth is chosen, proven through control It fades off, corrodes, ends, for we all die Possessions fail, I want what makes me whole I want memories taken from our lives A story that can be told... (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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#7
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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#8
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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#9
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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#10
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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#11
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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#12
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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National Spelling Bee This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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While down my back a bead of sweat does drip, And eyes go flitting to soft carpet floor, My tongue does quake at thought of verbal slip As parent-made applause begins to roar. Letters, sharp as tacks, cease their dark allure, Potent smells... (more »)
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Impede, Recede, and Concede This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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My heart does not beat for you anymore. It powers down, ensuring no emotion. I dare not surrender to your poison potion, But flee from wounds which time could not restore. What a pedestal that has been set, An unyielding power coarse hands... (more »)
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#16
Love Sonnet
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Since the day we met I knew me life changed, You made me happy everyday we spent. My emotions rearranged and highly Ranked. It made me realize what life meant. I spend most of my days thinking of you And the love and joy you have... (more »)
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