Stephen S. Wise
When I was a child, I stayed with my grandmother a lot of the time while my mother was at work. One day some money problems started to arise for her and her husband. They needed a little more income so she decided that she was going to go sing at the nearby retirement home. So I had to go with her. I wasn't...
One day, I went to Walmart and i had fifteen dollars.I was thinking of getting junk food like candy.I went to the candy area and looked and looked for something good, but all i thought of was a king size chocolate bar.I payed for it and we left.My sisters asked me if they could have a piece.I thought "NO" becuase...
I was 8 years old when we got here after many years in the refugee camps. There were 5 of us (I was the oldest one) and my mom. My dad passed away, so my mom made the difficult decision to come to the United States. We stayed in a very poor part of town. We have never heard of Christmas, but that very first year...