How was your break and what did you do?
My break went pretty well and I spent most of it inside and playing soccer. I didn't travel, I spent Christmas with my family at my grandmas house and spent New Years at my own.
What was the most trouble you've given to your parents? What's the most enjoyment you ever given them?
The worst trouble I have given has probably when I brought in a low grade and they were not too happy about it. The best enjoyment has probably been whenever me and my select soccer team won the championship.
Does writing help you express your feelings?
Yes, writing does help express your feelings. It helps you realize things you never realized before, and can help you take more notice and appreciation.
What dream can you conceive? Can you believe it? Can you achieve it?
My dream is to be able to graduate college and get a good paying job that I really enjoy doing. So that I can provide for my family later on. I do believe that I can achieve this dream, but with nothing less than hard work and dedication to my studies.
What are you doing this weekend?
I plan on working on my Strike Zone work and try to finish all if not, most of the work so I am completely done.
How do you decide if you like somebody? How do you show interest in them?
I decide if I like a person by being entertained or interested in what they say. I show interest by asking questions about what I am curious about. They'd most likely have the same interests as I.
Have you ever "passed on a kindness"?
I have "passed on a kindness" before. I have brought a family outside of walmart that needed money for themselves and their child, I tried to contribute so I gave them 20 bucks.
Who is your biggest fan?
My mother i would say is my biggest fan, she supports me in everything I do. She comes to my games and does everything i need. She takes me to practices and wishes me luck, she's the best fan i could ever ask for. Both of my parents actually not just my mom.
What do you love most about yourself? What do others love about you?
I love that I put in effort into the things that I love to do. For instance, soccer, I always put in as much effort and try to contribute to the team as much as possible. I would say others "love" that I try as much as possible.
Which of your senses is the most important to you? What would you do without it?
My sight is the most important to me. I could at least be able to see and learn sign language. I could also be able to do most of the things I already did with my sight itself, like eating, bathing, and working. Though it'd be difficult to complete other tasks and to communicate with others, sight is the most important to me.
How do you see yourself? How do you think others see you?
I see myself as friendly and easy to talk to. I dont really know what people think of me but my friends have said i like to joke around a lot which is true.
Do you treat people as they are, or as they ought to be?
I like to treat all people with the same amount of respect. I'd like to treat them the same way I'd like to be treated. Even if they are not too fond of myself.
Have your parents ever practiced "long division" on you and your friends?
Only when i get grounded my parents practice long division in a way. Besides that they don't ever practice long division.
When has a friend opened up a whole new world for you?
When i was a kid i had a friend i always hung out with. We played whatever and anything that we could. He introduced me to soccer and ever since then i was hooked. I was already fond of soccer but the fact of having someone to play with made it much funner.
What is the most important advise you have ever received?
The most important advise I've ever received has to be from my dad. He always gives me advice when he can. One of them was to do whatever I felt was right, and not to worry about was others think of me.
What was the stupidest thing you have ever done?
The stupidest thing I've done, has to do with procrastinating. Freshman year i did that a lot in my Geometry class, and it resulted in me having to go to summer school.
What is your favorite activity?
My favorite activity is to go outside and play soccer. It is my favorite thing to do by far. I forget about everything in that moment and makes me very happy.
What do you wish you knew then that you know now?
I wish I knew before not to worry too much on certain things, such as failure. Its okay to fail now and then as long as you learn from it.