It is difficult to pinpoint or isolate specific events in a person’s life and say, “There, that is what caused this to happen--that’s what’s shaped him in to who he is.” Often it is a series of sometimes unrelated events that mold and shape an individual into who he or she is. This is such an account. It is a narrative of my journey describing some of the twists and turns, the good times and the bad leading up to my acceptance into LMU and the beginning of my new life.
"Vision: The Blind Steps of a First-Generation College Student,"
First-Gen Voices: Creative and Critical Narratives on the First-Generation College Experience:
1, Article 4.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.lmu.edu/fgv/vol1/iss1/4