“People compliment me all the time on my writing, because I do free-style writing. I read books well, so people compliment me on vocabulary, they ask me, ‘are you in somebody’s school, did you graduate?’ I say no. So I felt compelled… to come here.” Ryan is a Silver Spring resident who is taking part
When I leave my group of students, I feel good about the world. You give, but you get back so much more. Watching people progress is rewarding. You see people you would not meet in your everyday life and get a different perspective on things.