2015-10-01 / Life in Leelanau

Having a conversation with Luis Roman


Town or township of residence: Leelanau Township.

Resident of county since: 2004.

Age and birthplace: I’m 11 years old and was born in Traverse City.

Occupation: Fifth grade student at Northport Public School.

Marital status: Of course I’m not married.

You live in Leelanau County because: My family lives here and it’s home.

Last good movie you saw: Jurassic World

Last good book you read: Percy Jackson and the Olympians. It’s part of a series.

If you could trade places with one person for a day, who would that be: Anyone in the sixth grade at Northport Public School. They all have laptops and I won’t get one until next year.

Things important to you that you have accomplished so far: I learned how to fish. My dad taught me, and I’ve gotten pretty good at it. I once caught a Northern Pike.

What you hope to be doing in 10 years: I hope to be a great artist. I really like drawing.

Things you lose sleep over: Watching TV too late at night – but I never get to do it on a school night.

If you could change one thing in Leelanau County it would be: More candy stores!

Favorite dessert: Vanilla ice cream.

Are you a coffee drinker: No.

Favorite place in Leelanau County: The beach next to the Northport marina.

If you had more time you would: Hang out more with my friends.

The words that best describe you are: Artistic, athletic and tall for my age.

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