Posts Tagged as "immigrant"

Lessons Learned From a Box of Raisins

August 31, 2015 / By
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At that instant I realized that I have the greatest and most hard-working mom in the universe. Even though she is always tired for her work, she keeps going because she wants to give my sisters and me a better life, and we do not see that. We constantly ask her for money as if it grows on trees, and she gives it to us without complaining.

How a Dreamer Fell Through the Cracks

August 11, 2015 / By
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Now that I’m back in Merced, I have been challenging myself to leave my comfort zone and I feel that I have matured a lot over these past couple of years. Being at home with the moral support of family and friends has made this easier for me.