Social Media Handle/Username: autiliabarros on all social media platforms
Introduce Yourself/Tell About Yourself: hello, i’m evelyn. i’m 23 years old from new haven, connecticut. i currently am a behavioral specialist and i absolutely love what i do and the type of students i work with. i love traveling, astrology, history, and being on social media.
What Inspires You Every day? : my ancestors honestly. hearing their stories of the battles that they have overcame, making their strength in my eyes impeccable. i know that if they fought these battles, i could do the same.
What is some words of wisdom you live by?: stop beating yourself up. stop comparing yourself to others. comparison is the thief to joy. everybody is at a different stage in their life. take your time. your blessings are coming.
What is your ultimate goal in life? : my goal is to be one with myself. to know myself so well that i should never have to question anything. it’s a work in progress.
How have you been during the pandemic and how has it affected you? : i have been feeling like everybody else during this pandemic, tired. we took normal life for granted. we have to appreciate life more. that’s what this pandemic has showed me, life is to short. do things that you love with the ones you love or even by yourself.
What is a message you would like to give others? : black lives matter. adopt from your local animal shelters. ask for people’s pronouns. respect others. be easy on yourself.
What else would you like to tell others about you or your life?: i love music, so if you guys follow me, send me y’all playlist. i like finding new artist. such artist i listen to just to give some background: j. cole, frank ocean, sza, snoh aalegra, ari lennox, tyler the creator, giveon, lucky daye and many more… send me music recommendations!