May 13, 2005


I felt very smart today. Something inside changes when you put on that cap and gown. Pride emerges from some hidden place within yourself that you never thought existed. I’m glad I decided to walk – I’m glad my mom made me.

Friends and family made the already unforgettable experience a hundred times more enjoyable. My mom, Gwen, Aunt Judy, Grant, my cousin Evan and Danielle all came to watch me graduate.

Author: Lindsay Niemann

Writer | Graphic Artist