How was your holiday and what did you do?
My holiday was great I got to hang out with my wonderful friends. I went shopping at the mall with my mom and cousin. I also spent time with my family that came down from Mexico last month. I had an amazing time with them.
Whats the most trouble you have ever given your parents? What is the most enjoyment you have given them?
The most trouble I have ever gave my parents is when I was really mad and pushed my brother into the wall. The wall broke from all the force that I used from pushing him. That caused my parents to fix the wall and buy the things they needed. The most enjoyment I have given to my parents is when I have good grades and work hard in school. Also when I try my best in everything.
Does writing help you express your feelings?
I think that writing does help you express your feelings when your feeling down. It helps because you can write about how you feel or whats going wrong in that relationship. It may also keep you calm and might make you feel better about yourself.
What dream can you conceive? Can you believe it? Can you achieve it
A dream that i had was to pass all my classes last semester with at least A's or B's. I worked really hard that semester I went to my classesthat I was failing and did the work that I didn't pass the first time. I also focused more in class and talked less and I think that helped a lot. When the semester was over Ihad passes all my classes and now I dont have to go to strike zone. Im so proud of my self
What are your plans for this weekend?
My plans for this weekend are hanging out with my friends we're going to the movies . Then after that we're going to the mall. We also might go and spend a night at one of our houses. Its going to be fun and amazing!!!!!! I can't wait for this weekend.
How do you decide if you like someone? How do you show interest in them?
I decide that i like someone by how they act and how they do things and also if they respect me. They have to show respect in order for me to show respect back. I will also show interest by starting a conversation with them and get to know them better.
Have you ever "passed on a kindness"?
I have passed kindness to others. My cousin needed a shirt because she ripped hers and it was really bad so i gave her a shirt of mine. I was very kind to give her one of mine and it was one of my favorite shirt. I didn't care how much i loved that shirt i just didn't want to see my cousin upset and embarrassed.
Who's your biggest fan?
My biggest fan is my mom she supports me in everything i do. My mom always shows love,caring and gives me advice. She's also there when i need her the most. When im upset she tells me to never give up and tries to make me not give up in the things i love to do. i love my biggest fan she's the best one out there.
What do you love most about yourself? What do others love about you?
One thing that I love about my self is that I can help some one feel better when their feeling down. I know how to make some one smile when they need it the most. Some thing others love about me is im funny and very kind to them. Im glad that people look up to me when they are feeling down they know just to come straight to me.
How do you see yourself? How do you think others see you?
I see myself as a great person and kind to everyone. Others see me as a responsibility and amazing person. Others also see me as some one they can trust and ask for help if they ever need someone to talk to. Im just a caring person that respects others.
Do you treat people as they are, or as they ought to be?
i do treat people as they are. I treat them with respect and show love. I also show caring for them if they ever need it. If they show respect back then they are most likely to be called my friend.
How were you taught to tell the truth?
I was taught to tell the truth by when my mom had taken my phone away for 3 weeks. Since this day i haven't lied to my mom. I dont want to get my phone taken away again cause I need my phone. I've learned from that day on not to lie to my parents.
Have your parents ever practiced "long division" on you and your friends?
Yes, my parents have practice long division on me and my friend before. My parents have told me not to hang out with a certain person for a lot of reasons. Like cause they were doing bad things and always get in trouble. So they made me stop hanging out with them. It was hard to leave them but it was for the best.
When has a friend opened up a whole new world for you?
A friend has opened a new whole world for me when she told me about not letting people getting in the way. My friend was right she make me look at that as not giving up on my self. I just thought that they were feeling bad for them self but they weren't.
What is the most important advise you have ever received?
The most important advise i have ever gotten was when my mom was telling me about never letting fake people get in the way. She told me that once they become fake they wont become real and stick by your side. So i didn't let them get in the way and now i know who the real people are.
what was the stupidest thing i have done?
When i was with my cousins and i ding dong ditched. It was fun but my mom got mad at us. I wished to do this again someday.
I cant wait for the weekend because im going to the movies. Im going with my cousins and my brother and his friends. Its going to be so much fun. Its going to be fun and very lit.
What do you wish you knew then that you know now?
i wish i knew back then that i would be shy in front of everyone. Also i would be brave and happy all the time. I would also wished that i could talk to anyone about my problems and feelings.
Have you ever decided to leave someone behind? How did it feel?
Yes, i have left someone behind and its not so fun. In middle school i had to leave a friend because i was moving. We were so close she became my best friend but when my mom told me that we were moving i was into tears. It was so hard and sad to tell her how much i was going to miss her and that i was leaving her behind. She was into tears to and that was just the worst thing i have been through.
What is the most frightening thing that has happened to you? How did you live through it?
The most frightening thing that has happened to me is when i passed out. I had no clue what was happening until I woke up. I had to go through all this fear and came out with that I my blood pressure dropped. I was scared when I woke up but somehow i was ok.
Have you ever received an anonymous gift? Have your ever given one? How did it feel?
Yes, i have received a anonymous gift it was on my birthday. My god mother had her baby on my birthday and to me it meant a lot.I was so happy to know that i share my birthday with a great little brother. Having him born on my birthday was like a perfect gift for me on my birthday. Im glad to call him my brother and to share a special day with him.
What do you try to do "perfectly"? What happended
Some thing I tried to do perfect was helping out my dad clean the yard. It was a normal day and I was feeling good about my self and helping him out. A hour later I felt dizzy and the next thing that happened was I passed out. I should have told my dad that was wasn't feeling well but I didn't want to make him worry.
What is the best thing you have seen teenagers do lately?
The best thing i have ever seen teenagers do is go to the home care and help out the people who where there. I think that they did a great job. They also played games with them and just enjoyed there time together. When they left the home care everyone had a huge smile on their face.
Has a smile ever changed your day?
Yes a smile has changed my day before. I saw a girl that was new and came to my school she seemed scared. I went up to her and introduce my self and i saw a huge smile on her face. That made me happy because she felt happy that someone came up to her and talked to her. She had a huge smile on her face the whole day and became my friend ever since.
What are your plans for Spring Break?
My plans for this Spring Break is go shopping and hanging out with my friends. I might go shopping for my quince in Austin. I want to go and look at the different things and dresses. I cant wait to go and have fun.
What did you do over Spring Break?
i had family over from mexico. We went to the San Antonio Zoo. I had a great time with my family and friends. It was kind of hot that day but it was worth it. I also stayed up late at night to watch my show. So I got some sleep but its all good cause I at least slept in.
What dream can you conceive? Can you believe it? Can you achieve it?
A dream that i have is meeting one of my favorite singers which is Luis. To achieve that goal I need to be good and work hard in school and my mom would take me to a concert. I think it will come true sooner or later.
Do you know anyone who has made a major change in his or her behavior for the better? What caused them to change?
Yes i know someone who changed their behavior for the better. It was my cousin she was really bad until something bad happened. She was in a big problem and she asked for my help and I helped her. my advice and she changed her mind and made good choices.
What is the best thing you have ever written?
The best thing that i have ever written is a paper talking about friendship. I thought that what i wrote was deep. I wrote about one of my closes friend which is my best friend.
What is the best thing ever written to you?
The best thing ever written to me was a letter from a friend. She wrote about how much i meant to her. She also said how blessed she is to have me in her life.
This weekend im going to the park. Im going to enjoy the sun and my family.I cant wait to have fun and spend time with my family. I also cant wait to be with my cousin that i love so much and have more memories.
When have you needed a friend most? Was someone there for you? When has a friend needed you? Were you there for your friend?
I needed a friend the most when me and another friend got in to a fight. My friend was mad at me because i had said something and she misunderstood what i said and took it the wrong way. I was playing around with her but she didn't get that. Yes my best friend was there for me she talked to me how to make things better and how to fix's things. A friend needed me when her grandpa was it a accident. I was with her the whole time telling her everything was gonna be ok and thank god i was right. Everything came out good and she was so thankedful to have me with her the whole time.
What is the balance of your personal bank account? Are you rich or bankrupt?
I think im rich honestly because im a loyal person. I also show respect and im always kind. I always try my best to be there for everyone so they can feel better and i have.
Have you ever made a resolution? What was it? When did you make it? Did you follow through with it? What resolution do you want to make now?
Yes, I had made a resolution. It was solving a problem with my friend. I made it last year yes I followed through with it. A resolution I want to make today is be there for my bestfriend.
What is the secret of your success? What is the one thing you do that makes you successful?
The secret to my success is doing everything right and on time. I try to do everything right the first time and hope to accomplish that. One thing that i do to make me successful is try my very best the whole time. I also put energy towards that one ting in doing and never give up.
For whom can you make life less difficult today?
I think always doing something right on the first try i think it will be less difficult. It would also give you less problems. That's why doing your best makes a difference on that one thing. Just know working hard will get you some where in life.
Do you pretend to be someone or something that you are not? Why?
No, i do not try to be someone i aint. I think its dumb cause then people wont know the real you. It also can change you or your friends. It can also change your life.
How are you unlike any other person? What makes you unique and different from everyone else?
I am unlike other people cause im kind in my way. i do things in my own way. Theres just never another me out there. Thats what makes me different .
What unhealthy habit would like to break? Have you already tried to break it? How?
One unhealthy habit i would like to break is not using my phone at night until like 4 in the morning. Yes i tried breaking it but i failed..... I just keep checking my phone and staying up at night to watch the vampires diaries. its a bomb show like its really good so i guess im kind of glad that i stay up late to watch my show!!!!!!!
Are you carrying around "barnacles" in the form of mistakes, regrets, and pain from the past? How could you let go of these burdens.
I do have some regrets from the past but i just dont let that affect m e in any way. I was dumb for doing them mistakes but nothing can get in my way as of today. I just had to let them go and move on with life.
Have you ever been "burned" by a bad experience? Has a bad experience ever transformed you and turned you into a new person?
yes, back then i was really bad i did stuff that i regret. But my mom made me change. I also changed for my self and i became a better person.
I cant wait for this weekend. Im going to take my pictures for my quince and i hope everything comes out good. Im also happy cause ima go to a quince and its gonna be lit. I just hope this week
Is there anything you hate doing, but you do it anyway because it makes you a better person? What is it?
Some of the things i hate doing but i have to is sharing my room when my family comes. I do like it because i dont sleep in my bed. I have to be respectful and nice to them so i do it anyways.
On what do you base your self-esteem?
I base my self esteem by doing whats right. I used to let others get in my way. Today I have became a better and different person. I dont let people get in my way anymore.
What situation in your life requires win-win thinking?
Choir requires a win win because we all have to work together as a team in there. We also have to work so hard in order to do great in our shows and concerts. We have to fight for our goal and its to achieve and win composition.