Examples Of Appreciative: A Personal Essay

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Although the quantity of my interests is few, I am passionate about those that I do have. I have a strong love for animals, softball and academic success and I am very compassionate about others. I am appreciative of those around me and I cherish the time I have with people. I am not necessarily a complex person, but I do have a deep love for the pastimes and hobbies that help make up the person I am.
One of the major factors that defines who I am is my love for my pets and other animals. I have quite a few critters living at my house and I love spending time with them and caring for them. I have horses, dogs, cats and a miniature donkey and I’ve had the privilege of growing up with animals throughout my lifetime. Although I am passionate about all sorts of animals, dogs seem to find a special spot in my heart that no other can. They fill my heart with overwhelming delight and
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I have played since fifth grade and I instantaneously fell in love with it. I have made so many lasting friendships and relationships and I have been taught many important lessons that will always be a huge part of who I am. The past two summers I have played travel softball with Diamonds 16U. This coming year I will be played with a different team, but I have definitely enjoyed playing so many games and gaining so much experience. One of my main goals is to play college softball, so I have been training really hard to be the best I can possibly be. I am mainly a pitcher, but I can also play second base and outfield. Hitting is one of the most amazing parts of the game for me, though. The amount of hand-eye coordination hitting entails is extremely captivating to me and there is such little reaction time involved. Softball has really transformed me into the person I am now and I am very thankful for all of the life lessons and opportunities it has given

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