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Personal Narrative: How The Environment That Changed My Life

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The environment in which I was raised in was excellent. Some may disagree because it seemed terrible but I believed in learning from the bad and to not let it stop you from continuing....I couldn't ask for a better surrounding. My siblings are also wonderful, they each have their own way of looking at things....My...mother taught us to respect people, whether they're older than we are or younger then we are. I was also taught that there's a time and place for everything. For instance, there's a time to talk and a time to listen and there's a time to be quiet and there's a time to be heard. Ever since I learned that I've been using that in school. We all treated one another with respect. My...mother hated when my siblings and...I told each other to shut up or disrespected each other in any way. It was very calm and peaceful. I...go to public…show more content…
My brothers also ...got involved with the wrong people, I made sure I hung out with a different crowd, people that were focused on their school work just as much as...I am. They also helped me learn everything I know today. My eldest sister has three children, who all were taken from her by CPS. I have never seen my sister so upset nor my mother. She had and is still struggling with trying to get them back. Since she doesn't have a High School diploma and just a GED it is more of a struggle for her. I don't like to see that, so I decided this was going to be another reason to continue my education and help her to get my nephews back to have full family. In conclusion, my family is extraordinary. My family has been through Hell but I would change it because that would change me. My mother and grandparents showed me love, kindness, and how to be a well-rounded person. They raised me to believe in myself and to believe that I can be anything I want to be. I was raised to let my life speak. I couldn't ask for a better
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