College Admissions Essay-When Opportunity Knocks

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When Opportunity Knocks Life is the most exciting opportunity that is granted to every single individual. We as people are able to explore and embrace the opportunities that life throws at us. However, there is only one shot. Everything, whether it is a good thing or a bad thing, must come to an end and it is up to people to step out of their comfort zone and grab life by the throat. I didn’t quite figure this out until an event that occurred when I was 10 years old. My mother signed me up for a Taiwanese singing competition without my consent and I was furious. However, through this experience, I learned to not allow an opportunity to pass me by and to live life to the fullest. It all started with a pen. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- …show more content…

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