I Am the Voice

Melanie Zavala MendozaFebruary 10, 2021SilencePoetry

Artwork by Yen-Yi Kuo

Artwork by Yen-Yi Kuo, age 16

I’m the voice that no one hears

I’m the one the people fear

It’s always quiet when I whisper in your ear

It's quiet in here.

Melanie Zavala Mendoza is a 14-year-old from Antioch, California. She is in the ninth grade and is interested in book series such as Harry Potter, Dork Diaries, and Max Crumbly. Melanie's favorite hobby is swimming.