Personal Narrative : A New Home
“excuse me, water please.” We did not know it then, but our lives were going to change, we would become “Americanized”. Learning English was one of the massive changes that occurred, the way I dressed (culture), even the way I have power to go to school and educate myself, and to have my own view on life.
We ran away from Iraq in 1993. Living, in refugee camps and running away from country to country was the only to survive. Sitting, in dirt with black cloth on. And, the sun burning what once was