Me, Myself, and

Describe your background, high school life, and your plans for the future in 500 words or less. Please refrain from using the word "I."


From past to present, and soon to be my future, my development into a young adult has blossomed me into a witty and hard-working lady. As an Army child, my family moved around from base to base quite a bit; some can say my mindset is nomadic. Being the new kid always created an opportunity for making many new friends. Currently my plans are to go to a massive university to get a bachelors degree in Advertising and Public Relations.

In short, the blood within me is pure, beach-bred Virginian. A large percentage of my young life was spent on the beach and the boardwalk. Around the age of five is when we began moving. A lot of the names and experiences fail to come to memory, but the list of states is astonishing. My family lived in Virginia, Texas, Illinois, Alabama, Georgia, California, and Florida. However, no major memories or life-changing experiences come to mind, more than likely the result of my poor memory.. After a messy divorce, my mother found herself in Tennessee with a new husband and a new job as a helicopter mechanic. Being my home since fifth grade, the state of Tennessee has grown on me.

The wonderful and awkward stages of teen-hood came with more than just puberty and bad taste in music. At the start of my high...

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