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All About Me Essay My name is Kourtney Graves and I am an 18 year old female. I was born June 20th 1994 in west Baltimore, Maryland at Mercy hospital. My mother had me when she was 20 years old, I was her first of three children. For a long time after I was born, about six years to be exact, my mother and I lived in my grandparent’s house on Rosedale road. Since my mother worked a lot I spent a lot of time with my grandmother and grew very close to her. I would go anywhere she went and since my grandmother didn’t drive I was exposed to public transportation at an early age. Although I hate using public transportation now, it was very adventurous to me when I was young. We would ride all around town on the bus, subway, light rail etc. My favorite place to go with my grandmother was Lexington Market. Anytime we were in the downtown area we would stop in…show more content…
First I wanted to be a crossing guard just like my grandmother, then I wanted to be a teacher like my favorite teacher Ms. Terry, next I wanted to be a fashion designer, a news castor, a basketball player, a physical therapist the list goes on and on. Luckily I had a very supportive family so whenever I came up with a new career they always gave me hope that I could do it. From the ages of one to nine each of my birthdays were celebrated with big parties in my grandparent’s backyard. Everyone would come to wish me a happy birthday and I always had the best time. There were food, games family and friends all the things a child could hope for at birthday party. One year, the same year I wanted to be a fashion designer, my mother brought me a sewing machine for my birthday. I was so excited I wanted to make EVERYTHING. That summer my grandfather paid for me to get sewing lessons from a lady he knew. By the time the lessons were over I had made a skirt, a purse and pajamas. Eventually sewing became boring, maybe because I was getting older, so I

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