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A Day at the Zoo

The sun was sailing high across the sky on a crisp, April day in Washington D.C., as my father and I strolled through the National Zoo. Leaves crunching beneath our feet on the redbrick path, we...

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If Only You Were Here

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The First Time I was Hurt

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Lost and Found This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. This work has won the Teen Ink contest in its category.

I liked being a mess. The desk that should have been clear so I could do my homework was always besieged with bowls of cereal and spoiled milk, old magazines, and Post-it notes I had forgotten to...

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Fifty Reasons to Live This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.

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My best friend Ruzadeh unanimously got voted Person-with-the-most-beautiful-and-expressive-eyes on the night of graduation at our all-girls high school. All my linguistic capabilities aside, I...

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