Personal Narrative: My Dyslexia As An Excuse For Failure

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I fell into a continuous pattern of using my dyslexia as an excuse for failure. Around each corner came another bad grade, another teacher's disapproval, another mountain that seemed to tall to climb. I would work hard until it became an inconvenience. I would set goals for the future, until someone disbelieved in its achievement. I believed failure was inevitable. I was unmotivated and became thoroughly uninterested in changing my habitual actions.

My freshman year of highschool I came to a turning point when my goals for the future outweighed my negative mindset. In the first weeks of my freshman year, I choose to use the failure I experienced so providentially in my past to motivate me throughout my following high school years. I started
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