Ella Skye Hackney is 9 years old and lives in New York with her parents and dog Owen. She loves ice skating, graphic novels, and political activism.
For Aretha Franklin
Beautiful is something you hear.
Beautiful is something you share.
Beautiful is in our sound.
How about we share it with everyone?
Why don’t we all get out of the body-size box?
Let everyone stand up,
and show that you’re really beautiful!
© Ella Skye Hackney