People You Meet During the College Years

  • Lilian Salas California State University, Los Angeles


Lilian Salas is a first-gen student and child of diaspora. Overwhelmed and exhausted, Salas considers the people who have influenced her throughout her college journey in a series of vignettes. From friendships to unrequited love, queer awakening, and arch enemies, each person has in some way helped her to grow and learn to love the person she is becoming.