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They say “Be a good girl. Brush your hair, bat your eyes Be pretty, be soft, be delicate Keep your mouth shut, don’t be dumb.” Have an opinion, be careful. Don’t express it, or...

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Daddy's Womb This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.

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i asked my father if i could swim, and he said that i would drown. The Sea would imprison me – he said if my feet had left the ground. So i walked out to the water, and cried out – how...

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The classroom is cold Good thing I brought a sweater, I think as I take notes frantically because bad grades won’t get me to college get me a job get me a life. I picture my pencil...

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