1.What does it mean to you to be a good friend?
A good friend involves trustworthiness, honesty, acceptance, and having a kind heart. Good friends accept you for who you are regardless of where you came from, or the mistakes you may make in life. It is vital that friends support each other and provide another with what they need to hear rather than lie. This is important to build a good friendship where both friends can grow positively and develop other healthy relationships in life.
2.When can you tell you are under stress?
I can tell I am under stress when I struggle to sleep and begin to dream about the work I need to complete or the stressful event that took place. I take organized notes notes to help me reflect and create steps to deal with my stress. I also confide in my mother, who is often my stress relief. She makes me feel safe and as if I can conquer anything stressful that comes my way.
3.How do you handle difficult situations?
When facing a difficult situation, I take a moment to compose myself. I believe this is needed to have a clear and objective outlook on the given situation. When I have a healthy mindset, I can determine the necessary steps to fix the difficult occurrence. If a problematic situation involves another individual, I believe that utilizing communication to problem-solve is key for positive interpersonal relationship, and then reflect on any lessons learned from the experience.
4.How do you describe dignity?
I describe dignity as respecting values and treating individuals how I want to be treated. Even when I win or lose in a competition, I believe it is important to hold my head high and showcase grace, and respect by supporting the successor and others around me. When we are able to display dignity, we can then lead and be positive role models for others within our community.
5.What is something no one knows about your family?
Something fun that no one knows about my family is, we have had the opportunity to be in independent films together. Recently, we had the fortunate experience of being in an independent pilot for a TV series with multiple up-and-coming actors.