•  Have you ever seen a commercial so touching you almost or did cry? Well this Amazon Prime ad is rally tugging at the heart strings with this one. As a couple sit in their living room with their infant daughter,

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                Have you ever felt guilty? Having guilt is such an awful feeling. Especially if you feel like you’ve done something maliciously or not. People deal with things very differently from one another. So

  • My topic is going to be how Alma feels guilty through the book and how she handles keeping things to herself. She’s heading down a path of lies as they continue their lives in the U.S. She feels like she doesn’t want to be blamed for another thing happening to Maribel again. So she feels like she has to lie in order to keep the peace and to keep…[Read more]

  • I drew the scene where Arturo walks in from his first day of work exhausted and Alma asking how his day was. He says that it was tiring and not too good. He tells her that he picked mushrooms all day in the dark. She then asks well don’t they know your qualifications? He says he’s not just going to tell his supervisors that he’s more quali…[Read more]

  • The writing process for me was a little it difficult because it was hard for me to get my thoughts onto paper and make sense. Every time I tried to write something down it wasn’t sounding right. My strength on this was the arguments and examples I used. And my weakness was actually trying to find the research and how to look for it. Still a little…[Read more]

  • It was March 3, 1991 when Los Angeles police officers were on a high speed chase when they stopped an African-American man that fit the description of the suspect. This man’s name is Rodney King. That night police

    • The writing process for me was a little it difficult because it was hard for me to get my thoughts onto paper and make sense. Every time I tried to write something down it wasn’t sounding right. My strength on this was the arguments and examples I used. And my weakness was actually trying to find the research and how to look for it. Still a little unsure on how to research. I believe I did well on finding the examples and presenting what I’m trying to say. I didn’t do too well on the the research or the conclusion.

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                It was a week after my 21st birthday when I found out I was pregnant. People say you’ll sometimes know if you are pregnant if the father of the child start to have pregnancy symptoms known as “S

  • The lesson I learned from my literacy was how to became a mom. Generally, everyone’s experience is different. But was able to learn the steps to take for a healthy pregnancy. It’s important because this is something that will be sure that you keep yourself healthy and the baby. It matters because this is something that most women go through and…[Read more]

  • The revisions to my draft will be dialogue and more description. I will add dialogue to the part in my story of the struggles of pregnancy. It will be a conversation between my boyfriend and I. I will also add more description to the part of my story where I am describing the phone app that I downloaded to see the progress of my baby. Also be…[Read more]

  • What I am proposing for my literacy story, is when I found out when I was becoming a mother. I learned everything from my family. I had asked my aunts or cousins that have had children before me, as well as my parents and my boyfriend’s parents. The one person that really helped me the most during my pregnancy was my boyfriend’s mom. I eventually…[Read more]

  • Also my artifacts are pictures of my ultrasounds from the first couple months.

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