I have been avoiding this post all week. Even now, it’s the 11th hour of my self-imposed deadline for posting every Tuesday. Today marks 17 years since the terrorist attacks that destroyed the Twin Towers and part of the Pentagon. A lot of people died and the nation

a nation in distress

I wrote this in high school. As usual, I was being a smartass, trying to cheat the system… I was combining two assignments into one piece: write a satire and write something in a form that you’ve never used before (rap). I’m going to preface this with: I