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AfricanKingThis teenager is a 'regular' and has contributed a lot of work, comments and/or forum posts, and has received many votes and high ratings over a long period of time.

Warner Robins, GA
This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. This author's work has been published in our print magazine.

About AfricanKing:

I love writing poetry and plays! I write poetry every day, and I try to think of topics and write one play a month if I can. My stuff has some undertone stuff about people in it, maybe its me, maybe its not, whichever you want to believe.

Articles and Art by AfricanKing:

My Man
Poetry section, Teen Ink
What Grandpa never told Him
Poetry section, Teen Ink This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
Where has my rock been Scattered
Poetry section, Teen Ink
Fiction section, Teen Ink
Please Hear Me
Fiction section, Teen Ink
One Day
Poetry section, Teen Ink
The Movement
Poetry section, Teen Ink
Poetry section, Teen Ink
Certain Ways
Poetry section, Teen Ink
Poetry section, Teen Ink

AfricanKing's Favorite Personal Quote:

Only you and I can help the sun rise each morning. If we don't, it may drench itself out in sorrow - Joan Baez

Favorite books: A Walk to Remember, Silas Marner, Ethan Frome, The Awakening 
Favorite authors: Jack London, Flannery O'connor, John Steinbeck, Gwendolyn Brooks, Sylvia Plath 
Favorite music artists: Joan Baez, Bob Dylan, Shinedown, Switchfoot, P!nk 
Favorite movies: Les Miserables, Charlotte's Webb, La La Land, The Hangover, Superbad 
Favorite movie stars: Anne Hathaway, James Dean, Jane Russell, Marilyn Monroe, William Haines 
Favorite TV shows: Parks and Recreation, Law and Order SVU, Malcolm in the Middle, King of the Hill 
Favorite actors: Lucille Ball, Amy Poehler, Tina Fey 
Favorite hobbies: Running, Reading, Swimming, Hiking, Rock Climbing 

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