Being Different Essays
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As a child, I never grasped how different my life was from others. It wasn’t till I got older that I realized I had experiences that not many other people have. My heritage is a very pronounced part of who I am. I grew up in a very diverse household in Juneau Alaska, my mother being white and my father being a Tlingit Native Alaskan. Being apart of the Tlingit tribe I was taught different values than the norms of...
We all know what the hobbies are, for the most part, the fun activities or vices we love to do or share just ease ourselves from the stresses we experience in life. Beautiful hobbies make our hearts happy, even though our lives go through some disappointments. While others have taken the power of their hobbies and converted them into making money, many of us are just content with the joy and satisfaction we get from them. Listening to music is...
My friends and I were trying to organise some place to meet up. I wanted to go watch a movie while they wanted to go laser tag. I thought to myself; why do they like laser tag so much? I then imagined a world where everyone talked about the same topics, watched the same movies and everyone had similar personalities. The world seemed extremely monotonous. It was at this point when I realised that it's good to be different in...
Over the course of time, life as a teenager has changed abundantly. How teenagers lived back then is incomparable to how they live now. In today’s generation, being a teenager is anything but easy. Or at least that’s how I feel. The growth from childhood to adulthood is effortless for some, but difficult for others. There’s many challenges to face, decisions to make, and roads to take set out for all of us. Based on our preparation for these moments,...
Have you ever had an opinion or voiced your thoughts to a topic, text, idea, or event that was different compared to what others thought? We as human beings can use our abilities to be able to think for ourselves which is valuable to humans because it allows us to produce innovative ideas, see situations thoroughly and other things from different point of views, be able to conversate with one another, and so much more. There are many topics we...