these were the words i took away after seeing the final installment of the harry potter journey

words are, in my not so humble opinion,
our most inexhaustible source of magic. 

harry potter and the deathly hallows

dear j. k. rowling, 

thank you for illuminating the world. and showing us we already have all the tools to change it. 


your faithful reader--one whose only act of schoolgirl rebellion was to sit in the back of eighth-grade american history with the sorcerer's stone on her lap, just below her desk, hoping no one would catch her