9th Grader Anna Calvo's Blog Post on Her Hispanic Heritage
You should see the surprise on people’s faces when I say that I am white and also Latina. For some reason, they are astounded.
I always laugh and then take the time to explain my ethnicity, heritage, and more. But then I think about why someone reacted that way. I think about how everyone has an image for everything, and that I don’t match up with the stereotype of a Latinx person. Read more here.