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Fight For Our Sake: A Letter To My Middle School Self

By Melanie I. Hernandez on 04/02/17

Dear Melanie, Your innocence will be completely lost by the time you enter high school. You cannot change this, so just let it happen. Your surroundings will alter, but you will not learn from them. Out of fear, you will let these surroundings manipulate [...]

What I Would Tell My Younger Self

By Zayna Palmer on 04/02/17

Zayna, You are a smart girl, born and raised in the Bronx. It is fine that you keep many things to yourself and are an introvert, because it shows that you’re comfortable with your own company. You are [...]

A Letter To A Naïve Boy

By Jarol Rivera-Diaz on 04/02/17

Dear Jarol, Hola! Rather, Hello. I am me, yourself. A new and older you, to be exact. You might not be able to read this letter just yet. You are still seventeen, naïve, and monolingual. Do not worry, you will learn [...]

A Letter To My Younger Self

By Margarete Rodriguez on 04/01/17

Dear young Margarete, You will become the person you never thought you could be: confident, strong-willed, outgoing, magnificent, and fearless. You will actually be happy, to the point where you [...]