Showing posts from May, 2011

Happy Birthday To Me!

This is a *Special Edition* Birthday Blog Today is the 23rd day of the 5th month, and 23 years ago today I was born. My parents joined together (at least for one night) to produce their mark on this world. Since then I have done my best to make my parents proud. With my head held high, I walk on this Earth with an open mind and an open heart. I believe in education, participation and pro-activity. There is nothing that I want more than be a success. I know that success is different to everyone, but I will stop at nothing to make my dreams come true. On another note, family has worked their way into my recent relationship divides. My cousin and I, well she's more like a sister, haven't been in touch. The last few months I have separated myself from those that meant something to me. Then my Aunt called me from North Carolina, and she told me to stop living with unspoken emotion in my heart. My cousin even asked me how I can possibly write so well, but lack in the verb

So Close, Yet So Far

Here we are again. at a crossroads, a divide there's light on the other side. oh, but you've already left, And here I was, thinking it was only a dream. Happy Cinco De Mayo mi agmigos! I didn't celebrate in the least. Ambition goes a long way. Smarts gets you even further. Graduation is less than a month away, and I feel no more prepared than I did last month. I am laying it all on the line producing paper, after paper in hopes of impressing these people. I've been getting some notice, but I really want the prize at the end of this. 5 years I've spent time, and given effort into my education. I have fallen and risen from the ashes. I began with a major I believed would guarantee me money and make my family proud. Things changed. Money was spent, and I realized I was making a mistake not pursuing what I had always loved. The pen is mightier than the sword! Choosing the new track improved my mood, outlook, and GPA! I only wish I had decided this from high sch