Starting Over: The Turning Point Series

This is the Turning Point Series where I recall events in my life that changed the course of my journey in some significant, impactful way. I almost entitled it the TP Series but then thought better of it. Given the state of our world with covid and everything, I didn’t want people to wrongly assume this was the central spot to find the best toilet paper sales in the north (it’s not, btw).

“I want to help people.” This was the resounding answer heard all around the room. It was my first day of college. I decided I wanted to study in the field of social work. Like most of the students in the class that day, my response to the professor’s question (why did you choose this specific field) was the same. I want to help people. For as long as I could remember, I Continue reading