DanaG

United States

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"There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit at a typewriter and bleed." - Ernest Hemingway

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DanaG (United States) published:

Lessons

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The most important lessons that you will ever learn as a teenage girl are not the ones in your textbooks.

The most important lessons that you will ever learn as a teenage girl are the ones that you have to teach yourself. 

You teach yourself how to assemble an outfit for the first day of school that isn’t too much. 

You teach yourself how to make new friends without coming across as too weird. 

You teach yourself how to dress...

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over 1 year ago

DanaG (United States) liked i saw skeletons carved from paint and i thought of this by paperbird (United States)

over 1 year ago

DanaG (United States) liked Motherland by uwu (Singapore)

over 1 year ago

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DanaG (United States) published:

An Ode to Short Teenage Girls

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It took me a while to learn that being one of the shortest in your grade is nothing to be embarrassed about. 

If someone holds my dreams too high, I'll kick them in the stomach to reach them.

If someone uses my head as an armrest, I'll kung-fu pin them to the ground and crown them my future employee. 

I am a descendant of queens, of empresses, of conquerors. 

I have a face of steel and the glare of an...

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over 1 year ago

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DanaG (United States) published:

An Ode to Short Teenage Girls

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It took me a while to learn that being one of the shortest in your grade is nothing to be embarrassed about. 

If someone holds my goals too high, I'll kick them in the stomach to reach them, and happily skip away. 

If someone uses my head as an armrest, I'll kung fu pin them to the ground and crown them my future employee. 

My height has taught me to love myself when it seemed, some days, that nobody else...

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over 1 year ago

DanaG (United States) liked An antique of sorts by Johanna (Singapore)

over 1 year ago

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DanaG (United States) published:

All for You

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I have willingly morphed my face for you.
I have buried my skin under concealer for you. 
I have picked at my hairs for you. 
I have scrubbed at my skin until it peeled for you. 
I have partaken in your endless lists
of detoxes and diets until no more meat comes out of me.
I have drowned myself in your perfumes.
I have painted my nails like sweet candy for you.
I have given myself skin cancer for you.  ...

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almost 2 years ago

DanaG (United States) liked A dream by ilosii (United States)

almost 2 years ago

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DanaG (United States) published:

Y'all I want to write a novel

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OK SO

I have been wanting to write a novel FOR THE LONGEST TIME I SWEAR

but

your girl doesn't have ideas. 

GIVE ME YOUR IDEAS/PROMPTS PLEASE

thank you :)

almost 2 years ago