My Struggles In English

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My Struggles This course of English has been one of the most challenging courses that I have taken. There is a significant difference between the high school essays, and the college essays written by me. Since my placement into this class, there has been many new issues and problems facing me. New stress has been introduced to me as my time is limited to complete so much work in all my classes combined and not just in English. There are many new stresses related problems that I am now facing since the beginning of my first semester at Shawnee. Coming into English 0096, my confidence of passing a developmental course was low. The first essay that was writing by me for the class had received an unsatisfactory score, which was 3 out of 9 on …show more content…
My time management has not always been the best, which causes me to lay my school work aside till last minute. This causes all my work to pile up on me and at the very last minute, there is a pile of papers and essays that need done that are all being wrote within the last twenty-four hours of the due date. Let alone the fact that my work hours intertwine with my school work as well. There is very limited time for me to write my essays because of laziness, work, and other outside activities. Topping all my stress of school work being almost turned in late, I also have a daughter. Along with writing papers at the last minute, there is the issue with finding someone to watch her while writing my essays, and doing homework for any class. She has to come before my school work, but the school work is also important. The school work isn’t getting done though because there is no one to watch my daughter, so she can’t just be running around the house with no one to keep an eye on …show more content…
Now there is almost no time to actually have to work on my essays. Coming home exhausted from a long day of work, and falling asleep, leaves me with absolutely no time at all to just write. But here recently, I have found a way to manage that better. There is really only one day for me to write my papers, where there is no going to school and work, but I have to watch my daughter and worry about not getting side tracked away from my essay when she is being watched by someone else. With all these outside activities, my scheduled hours from my job, there is only very little time to actually spend on writing my essays. Somehow though, time is on my side and allows me to turn my assignments in on time. Lacking the time from my job is a major get factor keeping struggling from writing all my essays. But learning from this will make me better at keeping up with my work in the upcoming

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