Category Archive: high school

Mar 02

Fear of Life

I will be speaking at my former high school on March 7 – giving a presentation to the ninth and tenth graders (approximately 400 students). It was over 13 years ago when I walked, or rather rolled, down those same halls. I’m hoping to connect with some of those students in the half hour allotted …

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Jul 22

Freshman 15

After spending another summer stuck home with nurses while my mom worked nights, I was ready for the start of my freshman year of high school. I was already 15 years old, but had no clue what to expect in high school. All my brothers struggled in high school and the only advice my mom …

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