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Hard worker, when focused

Hi my name is Sapphire and uhh I am 16 years old in the tenth grade. I lived in Brooklyn my whole life so far. I’m the type of person to get mad easily, and I tend to have an attitude or stay mad for the whole day. But I laugh a lot, I mean, a lot.  So to cheer […]

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How do you express your love?

I think of Bob Dylan’s “Tangled Up I Blue” as a real-life situation.  It makes me feel inquisitive, yet passionate at the same time.  A line that especially evokes curiosity for me is, “They never did like mama’s homemade dress”.  But I also think this poem is passionate because “I just kept lookin’ at the side of her face.” Perhaps […]

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Questions about “Tangled Up in Blue”

How do you express your love for someone? This song shows how Dylan expresses his love for this person by admiring her. “I just kept lookin’ at the side of her face/ and She was standing there in back of my chair/ Said to me, “Don’t I know your name?”/ I muttered somethin’ underneath my breath/ She studied the lines […]

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Nana’s House

This porch is where my cousins and I play games or have barbecues. Everyone house looks the same on the outside, but on the inside it’s very different. The mews used to look very different after the whole shooting of a two year old boy. I remember playing freeze tag, red devil, and double dutch in the mews with family […]

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Memories

I rememberwhen I used to get all the attention on my blockI used to wear lovely dresses my grandmother bought me. My hair was always done in bubbles and clips.I remember when I tried to follow a figure skater and I busted the middle of my head open. I remember getting nine staples people holding me down to close my […]

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I am originally from Brooklyn, where houses and apartments are near each otherThere’s local stores are on every cornerI come from a Trinidadian motherWho always tells me anytime I talk back,“All yuh get it easy now and days.” She sometimes she reminds me of my uncle Because of the way she actsI don’t come from a religious homeBut my family […]

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