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Hi I'm Kristin

Born and raised in California, I'm a college student interested in language, psychology, and the arts. I am a Mormon.

About Me

For about two decades now, I've been developing my creative talents. I've attempted practically everything under the sun; drawing, music, playing guitar, and seem to have my heart settled on writing novels. While I am not published yet, I am always working on that, and in the meantime I am teaching myself the Japanese language, and I find the culture fascinating. I am always ready for a good laugh, and I tend to babble once I get started on a subject I love. Hardly anything gets me depressed, and I always seem to spring right back and get back at it. I credit my optimism to being a Mormon, and I'm always glad to be here on this earth!

Why I am a Mormon

When I was very young, my parents divorced and my dad left the church. My mom took custody, and the whole ordeal was hard on everyone of us. Despite the struggles of raising four hyperactive kids, my mom kept our family active in the Church, which I am immensely grateful for. Even though it was hard to find time to spend focusing on Gospel subjects in a somewhat chaotic home, we all managed and did our best. I'm especially grateful that my mom works so hard for us everyday. For some people, their rebellious years are their teens, but I like to say that I was at my most rebellious in fifth grade. I was doing all that I could to act tough and cool, since I had very few friends my own age and was an admitted lonely kid. However, after being particularly rude to my mother one day, I was scared straight. I dropped the tough-girl act, and eventually I made friends my own age. Pretty much from that age and onward my faith in Christ has been steadily growing stronger as I've grown and truly experienced life. All these experiences have reach a peak to this day, and I know that it is only going to get higher from here on out. Looking back I can see just how far I've come and I'm glad that I have been through all that I have.

How I live my faith

I live my faith by keeping the Savior in my thoughts. I know that he and our Heavenly Father care and love for everyone, so I do my best to show love to others. I am always trying to be a good example and keep my standards, even when I'm outnumbered.