Category: trauma

  • The shocking source of my deepest shame

    The shocking source of my deepest shame

    Black, ranked 14th in her high school graduating class: admitted to Harvard. Asian valedictorian: wait-listed by Harvard. How did it feel to be me when students and teachers learned of this college admissions outcome? “Twisted Shame” is the title I would give to a story about what it was like for me to get into […]