You're Not The Only One

Wildalis A.

What years were you in middle school?

"I was in middle school from 1990-1992"

What kind of music, movies, and fashion were popular at the time?

" Rap music was really in, scary and action movies were in too. The fashion was really colorful clothing and pants"

What were your favorite activities in middle school? What were your hobbies?

" My favorite activity was volleyball, and my hobby was dancing"

What job/interests do you have now? Is there a connection between what you like back then and what you enjoy today?

"Now I'm a paralegal, and no there is no connection"

What was the best part about being in middle school?

" The best part had to be spending time with all my friends"

What was the worst part?

" The worst part was living so far away from school and having to carry all my books back and fourth two miles everyday!"

How would you describe your middle school self?

" I was very shy, and I was always focused on school"

What advice about growing up would you give to kids my age?

" I would say to always be yourself and don't try to grow up so fast"

If you could go back and change anything about yourself what would it be?

" I would not be so shy"

Did you have a phone?