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Washington DC, DC

About jruth:

Ever since I was in elementary school, I have always seen poetry as a quick, beautiful, and easy way to express feelings and emotions. I hope to spread my interest in poetry to those who also enjoy it, and even to those who think of it as difficult.

Articles and Art by jruth:

No hope for the lonely
Poetry section, Teen Ink
32 word year
Poetry section, Teen Ink
Poetry section, Teen Ink
Look up
Poetry section, Teen Ink
Book Store
Poetry section, Teen Ink

Jruth's Favorite Personal Quote:

A poet's work is to name the unnameable, to point at frauds, to take sides, start arguments, shape the world, and stop it going to sleep.
-Salman Rushdie

Favorite books: Hunger Games, Harry Potter, Catcher in the Rye 
Favorite movies: Titanic, Catch me if you can, Romeo and Juliet, Inception 
Favorite movie stars: Leonardo DiCaprio 
Favorite TV shows: Modern Family 

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