Sweet Designs Featured Writer
Age 19, California
Joined the SDM Team: October 2008
Why I Write for SDM: It's my comfort zone, where I find myself expressing my true inner feelings without being judged for the emotions I feel.
Activities, Sports, Interests: Music, writing, drawing, Facebooking, celebrity gossip, and baby clothes.
Favorite Authors: Charles Dickens, Shakespeare, Zora Neale Hurston, Langston Hughes, Emily Dickinson.
Favorite School Subjects: History, any form of Art, English, and Speech.
Favorite Movies & TV Shows: Stepbrothers, Sex and the City, The Devil Wears Prada, Family Guy, and The Boondocks.
I listen to: All genres of music that are appealing to me.
Most Important Values: My sanity (lol).
I enjoy: Surrounding myself with people who love me constantly.
Future Plans: Nurturing my child, obtaining my degree, getting married, and getting my dream career.
Shanna's Poetry & Articles
2-11 The Erin-izer Bunny
9-10 Summer Joy: The Pain & Joy of Childbirth
9-10 Easily Fooled
6-10 Pregnant and Loving It
6-10 Judgmental Outsiders
5-10 Child On Board
11-09 Catching the Rebound
11-09 College Life
9-09 Hot Dog Freshman
8-09 Cheating My Way Through Summer
2-09 A Forgotten Valentine
1-09 My Devious New Year's Eve
12-08 Ditching School: A Christmas Story
What I'm All About: Obtaining knowledge from every source possible to create a more optimistic view on everything.
A Favorite Quote: "The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet." - Aristotle