Who Are You?
I am a 17 year old and I have a 7 month old baby. I’m in the 11th grade. I live in Miami, Florida.
Whose arms do you fall into?
What is the one miracle you are waiting for?
I’m waiting for me to go home so I can raise my baby better.
What is your weapon?
My attitude and my quick temper.
Whom do you miss the most?
What are you scared of?
What is your favorite memory?
Having my baby.
When was the last time God spoke to you and what did He say?
I don’t remember. But I know that GOD is telling me that everything is going to be alright.
What words are you holding onto in your pockets?
Courage peace love joy hope brave keep going never give up.
What’s the best advice you’ve ever been given?
Don’t give up. I am not a nerd. I learned that from you.
What advice would you give to your parents that will help them in raising you?
I would tell my mother to stop trying to make me do things that I don’t want to do. And I would also tell her that I’m not a baby anymore and that she needs to accept the fact that I have a child now.
Is there sometimes an emptiness inside you and what does it feel like?
Are you enough?
Teens Speak Out: April 16th