If I hadn’t taken a leap of faith from a hospital bed in Detroit, I may have ended up on the line at Chrysler or cashiering at Farmer Jacks or managing Peaches Records and Tapes.
Leaving a degree in Sociology at Wayne State University, I took a chance to move to Hollywood-all expenses paid. What I didn’t realize was the people I was leaving needed me the most.
When my car was stolen, my boyfriend broke up with me, the company I worked for went bankrupt, and all hell was breaking loose at home… Little did this Mexican girl from Detroit know-
The streets of Hollywood are paved with gold.