Gracie is a Year 10 student from Melbourne, Australia. She enjoys listening to and writing her own music, as well as dancing. Her favourite author is Markus Zusak, author of ‘The Book Thief’. Her poem was inspired by the loss experienced by the main character of this novel, whom Death has robbed of those she loves, namely a boy she has fallen in love with. Her poem is intended to give insight to how this loneliness and grief must feel.