• “I love this journey. I love that even more than the physical transformation, I’ve been able to COMPLETELY change my mentality. Yes, I still have doubts and insecurities. Plenty of them, in fact. But I look at

  • Have you ever felt guilty? Almost everyone has. Feeling guilty about something is tough and can be very stressful. Constant guilt can cause someone so much emotional, psychological, and even physical stress.

  • My topic is going to be about the guilt that Alma goes after she made the decision to let her daughter, Maribel, climb up a ladder two stories high. Which resulted in Maribel falling off the ladder, having to suffer a traumatic head injury. The guilt Alma faces causes her to start lying because she thinks she’s protecting her family. She hides the…[Read more]

  • I drew the scene where Maribel falls off the ladder when carrying the heavy bucket of cement and that’s when Alma starts to feel guilty for allowing her daughter to do something so dangerous that Maribel has to go through something traumatic that changes her life.

  • The only way someone can change my opinion on something is when they have evidence to back up whatever subject they’re arguing.
    What stood out the most to me was when she was talking about how she went to Mexico and she got to witness how the people are and she got to take in the scenery. She said that she was very ashamed of herself for b…[Read more]

  • What did I do well?
    I think I did well with meeting the requirements needed for the literacy.
    What did I struggle with?
    I struggled with trying to make the story interesting and organizing all the details.
    What grade do I deserve and why?
    I think that I deserve a C or a low B because I met most of the requirements needed for the literacy,…[Read more]

  • The first time I had ever driven a car was in the beginning of my senior year of high school. I had no experience whatsoever and I had never even touched the driver’s handbook. I was with a couple of friends and w

    • What did I do well?
      I think I did well with meeting the requirements needed for the literacy.
      What did I struggle with?
      I struggled with trying to make the story interesting and organizing all the details.
      What grade do I deserve and why?
      I think that I deserve a C or a low B because I met most of the requirements needed for the literacy, but I don’t think my story can really grab someone’s attention.

  • The lesson of my narrative is that you can learn how to drive and you can master everything you’ve had trouble with. But you never really stop learning just like everything else in life.

  • Samantha Rodriguez became a registered member 2 months ago