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Genesis Morlabaez’s debut essay, Doctor to Be: A Memoir, reminisces about the author’s roots, her adolescence, and life events that have shaped her a person and student. Morlabaez’s narrative traces back to her earliest days, discussing how her father’s deployment fueled her ambition and shaped her career goals, further detailing the perseverance needed to achieve her aims in life while utilizing grit and determination to one day become a doctor.

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Lynn University Library


Boca Raton, FL


In Spring 2021, Genesis Morlabaez was awarded the grand prize for the Lynn University Library's Fifth Annual Creative Writing Contest for her short story, Doctor to Be: A Memoir.

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Doctor to Be: A Memoir



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