Naimah Talaso and her family arrived in the United States back in 2004. She is currently a freshman at Boise State University hoping to major in Creative Writing degree with a minor in Journalism. From her childhood, Naimah has always loved participating in extracurricular activities from sports to volunteering in the community. Her participation in the AVID program and joining the creative writing class finally enable her to find her passion for writing short stories and poetry. For this reason, she wants to continue writing short stories and put an end to all the negativity she has gotten in her life.