You write a personal essay, which can also be referred to as a personal narrative. The essay that you produce must be based solely on your first-hand personal experiences, told from the first-person point of view this will be an essay about you.
The essay that you write should tell a story that will represent who you are to your audiencepeople who don't know you personally. It should be completely original and shouldn't contain any type of research; your story should be told entirely from thoughts and memories. Instead of relying on research to construct your essay, you rely on your own memory and awareness of people and surroundings. This will ensure that your writing is credible, ethical, and authentic.
Upon successful completion of this project, you will be able to: