Essay about My Experience On My Life

910 Words Sep 18th, 2016 4 Pages
The first experience in my life that has an impact on my personality is when I was a child my parents got divorced and I moved in with my aunt in Florida. When my parents got divorced I was around two or three years old, therefore I was still building trust with those around me. I did not see my parents for about three to four months because my mother believed it was best to live with my aunt while they were not fighting. Not only was it a traumatic experience for me because I was far away from my parents, but it was also traumatic because it was a huge change in my life. I left the home that I had lived in since I was born, my parents were not both there, and they were constantly fighting. I believe that my separation anxiety and trust issues stem from this moment. I believe I did not spend enough time with my mother during the peak of time when I was trying to trust my caregiver. Another important event in my life that affects who I am today is when my little sister was born. I was an only child until she was born and it was a huge change for me because I never had to share. It was hard not having all the attention and not having everything I wanted because we had to share. It was not just physical things we needed to share, but we also had to share attention from our family. Eventually after I got used to not having all the attention I learned that I needed to care for her. It was difficult being seven years old and being told everything was going to change. I…

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