Personal Essay: Why I Live In San Fernando Valley

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I live in a bowl. That’s what San Fernando Valley is with mountains in every direction. No one gives much thought to what it’s like outside these walls. There are gangs, there are people that for some reason want to be in a gang, there are people that don’t give thought to their education or future, there are people that take advantage of others when they come across money and there are people with parents that hold them back. There are also people that have loving and supporting families, there are people that have good friends, and there are people that do want to get out.
I’d like to say I’m the latter. However, I can’t because when you look at my family from all different perspectives it’s an impossible mixture of both. I have a sister
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