Religion | Teen Ink


June 6, 2010
By CaseyLeigh PLATINUM, Moraga, California
CaseyLeigh PLATINUM, Moraga, California
31 articles 6 photos 137 comments

Favorite Quote:
My wish, for you, is that this life becomes all that you want it to.

I am not my mother's.
She belongs to hard
wooden pews, in a
remorseless chapel

I have no place.
Her coercion is
relentless. The
sound of her voice

that of a sinner,
for she claims that
we are all evil,
all damned. But if

very soul is lost
to brimstone, why
bother to pursue the
impossible mercy of


Similar Articles


This article has 1 comment.

on Sep. 29 2010 at 7:33 pm
Thesilentraven PLATINUM, Mableton, Georgia
40 articles 2 photos 1632 comments

Favorite Quote:
"il piu nell' uno," (according to Emerson, an Italian expression for beauty)

"Unable are the loved to die, for love is immortality" ~Emily Dickinson

"The deeper that sorrow carves into your being, the more joy you can contain"
~Kahlil Gibran

A very interesting take on religion and well worded. I don't believe that all religion is like this, but you bring up good pooints in this great poem.