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Summer Travels: Poetry in San Fran

This summer is the summer I will forever remember as the summer I discovered that “Frisco” was not, in fact, a nickname for San Francisco, but an actual city in California. Color me shocked (what color is shocked? a vibrant … Continue reading

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Friday Book Club: Beginnings

Hello all, Maddie here! The Friday Book Club is a new, every-other-Friday feature that starts today! I have abandoned Fashion Friday for something that, while it might be slightly more academic, is, in my mind, no less fun. Today, we … Continue reading

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Poem about time

The sacredness of time They say time changes things Passing of time can be a blessing or a curse Inspiring new perspectives, new dreams, new hope Lingering on with regrets, remorse and discouragement Time is a gift wanted by many … Continue reading

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Teen Takeover Poem of the Month: April

Teen Takeover’s staff will be teaming up with Versify’s Poem of the Month contest. Every month, Teen takeover will have its own Poem of the Month, written by one of our staff members. You can learn more about Versify’s contest … Continue reading

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Self-Control Poem

Self control, why do you elude me. Think I understand, then you confuse me. Thought I had you, but I seem to lose thee. You hit unexpectedly and then I bruise, see You are not easy to grasp So hard … Continue reading

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Teen Takeover Poem of the Month: March

Teen Takeover’s staff will be teaming up with Versify’s Poem of the Month contest. Every month, Teen takeover will have its own Poem of the Month, written by one of our staff members. You can learn more about Versify’s contest … Continue reading

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Emily

Cranberry sunsets are painted across your grave. I still think every flower that sprouts from your plot ought to be the exact shade of your hair. And so, you will stay scarlet with the blood of life for as long … Continue reading

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Do you act the same way in the sun?

Single tiptoed girls on fingerprints windowsills completely clean and lifeless.   What if you weren’t a little kid? when the sun sets, are you the same? Do you act in the dark as in the light or Are your separate … Continue reading

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A cold remembrance

Teen Takeover writer Willow Pinkerton shares a poem she wrote.

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Fish for Dinner

My beautiful fish. Scale-ene like a triangle different from each side each angle and view brings a different perspective of those glittering scales and the tiny thin fins that wave on its back my beautiful fish you smell horrible right … Continue reading

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