Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

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Running Head: YESTERDAY 1 Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow Paula PSY 202 Michelle Johnson February 6, 2011 YESTERDAY 2 Yesterday, Today, & Tomorrow I. Where are you from? 1. Jacksonville, Fl. Born in Orlando, Lived in South Carolina for a couple of years. 2. Moved to Jacksonville when I was in the 3rd grade. 3. Lived here most my life. II. What are some of your favorite memories? 1. Having all my family over for Christmas. 2. First time I saw snow. 3. Dad was on deployment and surprised us on Christmas.…show more content…
In the seventh grade I finally got to play basketball on my school team. Basketball became my life in grade school. I absolutely fell in love with the sport. So to be able to play sports in school I always had to keep my grades up. Seventh and eighth grade flew by because of sports, and before I knew it I was going to high School. I was a freshman at this huge school. I was very intimidated. As I got used to High School my grades showed it. As a freshman I earned straight A’s. This was the first time I had ever accomplished that. Going into this new school with all these new people, I knew I was going to have to try out for the basketball team and prove myself all over again. I made the team and was proud to wear the school colors. My freshman year went by so quick, I couldn’t believe it. Now I was a sophomore, one grade higher and that much closer to graduating. My sophomore year is when my world came crashing down. My mother got breast cancer and died.” Cancer is caused by normal cells that suddenly develops DNA abnormalities and begin to grow rapidly without dying, invading tissues and lymph nodes.”(Witt & Mossler, 2010, p. 7) My mother my best friend was gone. Things just didn’t seem to be the same after that. I went back to school and I played basketball. My mind and my heart just were not in it anymore. It took me awhile to deal
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