No Better Place to Be

Melani LeonJune 17, 2020Fun and CreativityPoetry

Artwork by Saara Thakker

It's a hot day at the beach
The sand burns your feet
There are colorful towels on the sand
No better place to be
Waves crashing into my feet
Seashells waiting to get swept away
Kids yelling, “Let's play!”
No better place to be

Melani Leon is 11 years old and lives in Richmond, California. Melani is in sixth grade. Her favorite hobbies are sports, cooking, drawing, and reading.