My Career Path For My Life

1240 WordsFeb 1, 20165 Pages
I was diagnosed with Rheumatoid Arthritis when I was eight years old. I noticed that the first three letters of Arthritis spell “art”. To me, art is the creative outlet that has made me the person I am today. My artistic abilities have helped me choose my career path in film that I want to peruse for the rest of my life. I have used my real life obstacles, career goals, accomplishments and personal background to write lyrics, scripts and create art. I am an artist and I know that with the talents I have, will help me accomplish anything I set my mind to. I am the second oldest of four children and the second person in my family to go to college. Neither of my parents had the opportunity to college, so I had to work hard in school to get into a four year university. There is a lot of pressure on me to be a good role model and set a good example for my younger siblings. I treasure my education due to the fact my parents were not able to have one. Due to my parent’s education level, my dad is the only one who was able to find a job to provide for a family of six. He barely makes enough to maintain my family with the daily necessities. My family also has to put my medical expenses first over my education expenses. My parents do not have any left over money to help me pay my cell phone, school supplies, textbooks, or housing. Since, I am the second person going to college from my family and I will have to fund my education on my own just as my older brother did. My financial

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