Profile a personality (not a celebrity or a famous person) who has been through hardship. It can be someone who has been through a divorce, illness, a failure at work (retrenchment), imprisonment, suicide attempt, bankruptcy, illnesses like Cancer, Bulimia, a failure in school (bullied) or in life. There has to be a turning point in the person's life. (Happy ending).
You will need to interview this person, or fake an interview, and be sure to include good pull quotes (bigger fonts) from the interview.
Also include sidebar, picture(s) and anecdotes wherever possible.
Note: Hardship does not always equate failure.
1500 words. Associated Press Style. APA style. 5 References.