These all came from the TeenInk site, a monthly print magazine, website, and a
book series all written by teens for teens. I've broken them out bytopics in case you're not interested in the
Art Gallery - Are You Artistic?
Submit your drawings, paintings, photographer etc.
College - Thinking About College?
Thinking about college
or terrified of the admissions application process? Explore the hundreds of college application essays and college-related
articles all written by teens! Looking for a school? Check out the Teen Ink College Directory and College Reviews!
Community Service - Volunteering
There are 406 items in the Community Service section.
Read these community service experiences by teens. Through these examples of teen writing, you can read about everything from
volunteering at soup kitchens to visiting nursing homes. These essays can spark your own ideas for service opportunities,
too! This is your chance to do something for others.
Fiction - Like to Write?
There are 1000 items in the Fiction section.
Check out the
teen-written short stories, mysteries, science fiction, romance, poems, westerns, drama, horror and humor in the Teen
Ink Fiction section. Send in your own, too!
Nonfiction written by teens - including heroes, pride and prejudice, articles about the environment, racism,
sexism, health, travel, jobs, money, cars, pets, school, friends, family, parents, life and so much more. Check 'em out!
Interviews - Like to talk to people? Write? - There are 83 items in the Interviews section. Win an opportunity to interview one of the celebrities in our Interview Contest (Martin Sheen,
Pedro Martinez, Michael Crichton, Whoopie Goldber, Colin Powell, or Chris Crutcher). Read interviews with Senator John
Glenn, Maya Angelou and others.
Teens DO think, so read their opinions about school,society, current
events and hot topics, the death penalty, war, violence, crime, justice and injustice, human rights and everything else under
the sun. All works in Teen Ink are written by teenagers
There are 2,495 items in the Poetry
From the angry to the sentimental, it's all here: Haiku, sestinas, Love poems, free verse and rhyme - We publish
Reviews - Like Read? Listen to Music? Watch Movies? TV? Go to College? Summer Programs-Teen
written reviews of movies, music, colleges, TV shows, summer programs, computer games, videos, concerts, books, even food,
theatre, random products, DVDs, and more! (see "Other Reviews" for those).
There are 671 items in the Sports section.
It's all about baseball,
football, soccer, hockey, track, running, basketball, skating, skiing, gymnastics, skateboarding - the joys, the injuries,
winning, losing or just playing the game, role models, high school and professional sports and the whole nine yards ...
Submissions to TeenInk -Have something to submit on one of these topics? Submit Your Work!
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