Personal Narrative: A Day At College

Today was a slow day, but very education. I am finding that out that my time at CTLC is better spent watching than actually doing things. When I walked into the double door facility I seen the usual faces, and I greeted them as I made my way back to my little small cubical office. When I arrived at my office about two minutes after greeting several people, I noticed a small green sticky note that was on my desk from the day prior. The note was to remind me about the Homeless Alliance meeting at the chamber of commerce in Temple TX. I completely forgot about it, so I had to re-plan my day out in order to make the meeting. I was a little upset about re-planning my day, because I planned to go to the gym at three o’clock today. I guess that’s …show more content…
The windows were black, the building was brown and it looked like and school off of a horror film. I thought that the building was rather old and had a stench to it that I could not relate to. When I walked inside of the facility, I asked for directions to the conference room from the receptionist who did not make eye contact with me. She told me to go down the hall and it was on my left hand side. I followed her direction and it led me to the conference room where I saw some people that I recognized and decided to sit with them. I didn’t say much because I was to busy looking around to see if anyone that I knew showed up. Which no one did, the meeting started. There were about sixty people in total and I thought that everyone looked like they were mad at the world. Even though the meeting was called a Homeless Alliance I don’t think it focused on the topic of homeless people. I thought the meeting was boring and long, because they only talked about what they were going to do and how they were going to spend money. If this is what I am going to be doing in the future I am in trouble. Only because I do not like meetings, and I think it’s a waste of time, because people talk about what they are going to do instead of actually doing it. What I mean by that is that people talk about what they are going to be doing in the meeting, well instead of being in the meeting why aren’t they doing it now. One good thing that I got out of the meeting was that I was able to add something to my learning contract and I was able to sees some old

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