The Room Under the Stairs

I have read about three quarters of J.K. Rowling’s, Harry Potter and The Sorcerer’s Stone. I vividly remember my fascination in the manner Harry was treated. Unfathomable, I thought, that someone with so much worth and potential had to sleep in such a small, uncomfortable room under the stairs. He had to live in that …

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. Simply a punctuation mark. That little guy has a lot of power, the period. He ends sentences. Something I'm really bad at. Even if you're grammatically challenged, I'm sure you understand the meaning of a run on sentence. It goes on and on and on and on and on and on and on and …

Emptiness

Welcome to the 21st century. We have iPhones. Finally, an LED screen with access to anyone's life- even their breakfast! Some find these tiny glass boxes of communication comparable to an extra limb, or in serious cases- a child. We love our phones more than we love our neighbors. People do not know what to do without …

The Election

Donald Trump was just elected President of the United States. I am unable to comprehend this result. When I first heard this, I was at a complete loss for words. Personally, I am not a fan of Donald Trump. He is overwhelmingly vulgar and extremely insensitive. The comments he made during the election left me …