They have both a journalism and fiction course.

But mom doesn't want me to go.

Mostly because it costs $500 just to apply.

Mostly because I've never left the country.

Mostly because I've never left the east coast of the country.

Mostly because I've left New England precisely twice.

Mostly because I've never even slept over at another person's house before.

Mostly because she didn't-even-want-you-to-go-to-college-in-Vermont-and-you-think-you-can-survive-in-a-foreign-country-good-luck-thankyouverymuch.

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