Thank you Mr. Stupid.
Dominique is a student with a label; “Or what other people might say, I’m a student with dyslexia. I had to redo the second grade because I simply couldn’t read. Teachers said I was lazy, they were not wrong. I was simply not interested. In the fourth grade a teacher told me why I was struggling with the dutch language. “Well Dominque, he said, it’s explained in the first three letters of your name. You’re simply stupid.” Dominique explained be believed this for a long time, because you believe that what your teacher tells you is the truth.
I feel determined. Despite of my label I achieved a lot. It took me three years to got a specific internship, but i got it. I finished high school with above average grades.
I’m happy that I met mister Stupid. I love him for the fact he called me stupid. I should thank him. I wouldn’t stage here, I wouldn’t have made my bachelor. It’s time to take the label of begin
You create your own road to success and if you focus on your path, no one is gonna pass you by.