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What Do You Really Want?

Richard LaRue

Yerika R. was a student at 826CHI for two years, serving on their Youth Advisory Board and joining their first-ever 'Louder Than A Bomb' team. She wrote "What Do You Really Want?" as a 10th grader, and it was published in 826CHI's Compendium Volume 3. She currently attends Pomona College in California on a Posse scholarship, where she writes every day is spearheading the creation of the campus' first literary magazine.

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  • Alessandra Rizzotti

    I love seeing that 826 inspired her college aspirations. So cool.