Remember her name, Christin Evans.
At 3 in the morning on September 14, most students were sleeping peacefully in the confines of their dorm rooms. Unfortunately, this was not the reality for Christin Evans, 17, a Black cheerleader at Stephen...
I feel your stares on my back
And honestly I feel attacked
I'm never good enough
Not pretty enough
Not skinny enough
Not smart enough
Not talented enough
Not brave enough
Not happy enough
I don't try hard enough
I know two languages
My background is colorful
But I'm not good...
Hello, lovelies! Take a peek at this original poem written by an anonymous reader about the power of friendship. Tell us what you think in the comments.
It was raining,
I looked around and the drops of water weren’t falling on anyone...
Sometimes, an original poem, by GL reader Karina W.
when it’s dark outside
and the world around goes silent,
it wanders, so loud,
louder than silence could ever be.
And it makes you wonder,
How big am I to this world?
when the sun is shining
My polish is chipping
And my hair is falling down
I'm stressing out way too much
And I'm forced to learn about stupid nouns
Every morning I wake up thinking
Just how much better it would be
If we only learned the things that we...
Have you seen the girl in the corner?
Sitting all by herself,
In a world of her own,
With her nose between two covers,
Right now she is on an
Swimming in a sea of words,
With the clashes and clangs
Of a beautiful but deadly...
It seems like yesterday we were
Inseparable, attached at the hip,
In tune with each other
Day in, day out,
Now those days are gone and I'm missing you.
"Forever," we said
"Never to be apart,
Like sisters," we said
With the certainty of the young.
Now those days...
A world without war, a world at its best,
Fills our hearts with desire, wishing away pain.
No more bitterness, resentment, anger, or all of the rest.
We screw up our faces and try not to complain.
Memories scattered from a life,
A handshake, a...
Magical powers, a mysterious mirror and a mystical curse
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