You've got a story that admissions readers want to hear. Are you ready to tell it? Don't be hesitant to share your history, beliefs, humor and intellect. Your humor is welcomed by admissions readers who read way too many very sad stories.
Some students think the lack of a sad story is a problem. Nope. Admissions readers want to get to know YOU. You are unique. Because you are not like everyone else, your story won't be either.
If you were an admissions reader, how would you like to read very sad stories all day? Think you'd like the variety of some uplifting or funny stories? You bet you would. Your story is is the only part of the whole assessment process related to your admission candidacy over which you have complete control. Tell it!