Finals Week: A Week of Suck

“Ravenclaws are smart,” you say. “Why should exams be stressful?”

Oh, excuse me. I seem to be trying to recover from a sudden, unexpected bout of coughing. You see, I’m in the middle of final exams right now, and I have this burning urge to throw a book at—… I’m sorry. I’m going to drop the pretentious attitude and act like a normal person. Continue reading


Reflections on Drama and Script Writing

In August of this year, I was asked to join my school’s drama group, the RLT (Road Less Traveled) players. RLT does a lot of short sketches that range from funny to sobering, to though-provoking. I was absolutely thrilled at the prospect, and, after thinking about my busy schedule for a moment, responded with an enthusiastic “YES!”

It was one of the best decisions I’ve ever made. Continue reading