This short essay describes my ongoing journey in navigating my identity.
Shivani Shah is a high school student from New York City. She enjoys playing volleyball, cooking, creating music and writing poetry.
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Through my works this year, I’ve learned about myself and my identity.
This poem is about an eye-opening moment I had as a twelve-year-old about my identity and privilege.
The short story is supposed to represent a phenomenon I see every day – kids falling through the cracks in public school.