Jordyn Balam is a teenage poet who lives in Virginia Beach, Virginia with her parents, sister, and adorable golden doodle named Auzzy. She is currently a junior at Norfolk Christian High School, where she runs the school newspaper as editor-in-chief. When Jordyn is not at school, she enjoys swimming, singing, baking, and constantly reorganizing her bookcases. As of now, she is advancing her craft as a member of the Muse Writing Center’s teen fellowship. She dreams of becoming a travel journalist after graduating from college because of her passion for foreign language and culture.